NYU Steinhardt

The Sitcom

  • Course Number: MCC-GE 2146
  • Hours: 40
  • Units: 4
  • Description: The course examines the history & cultural politics of the situation comedy, one of television?s most enduring genres. Screenings, readings, from a wide-range of academic fields explore this complex relationship between the sitcom & American culture, especially in terms of debates regarding class, gender, race, sexuality, the family & work.
  • Old Course Number: E58.2146