NYU Steinhardt

The Global City and Media Ethnography

  • Course Number: MCC-GE 2166
  • Hours: 11.25 per pnt
  • Units: 4-6 (var)
  • Description: This courses focuses on the theories & methods of media/sensory ethnography, visual culture, performance studies, through the linked topics of transcultural & trans-local processes, diaspora identities, the post colonial & human rights. The curriculum is aimed at graduate students from diverse disciplines who want to explore creative media practice as a research methodology. Through social historical & trans-cultural ethnographic perspectives practice-led pedagogy promotes a self-reflexive contextual & critical understanding of the use of media for the conduct & dissemination of research & the creation of social knowledge through participatory cultural production.
  • Old Course Number: E58.2166