NYU Steinhardt

Art and City: A Sociological Perspective

  • Course Number: SOED-UE 1030
  • Hours: 60
  • Units: 4
  • Description: A broad introduction to the political & spatial dynamics of artistic-production in twentieth- & twenty-first centuries. Artists are viewed as makers of culture but also of urban character & geography - essential components in the elaborate divisions of labor which create the global metropolis. Readings & lectures draw from a range of historical periods, geographic locations, & artistic genres. Liberal Arts Core/CORE Equivalent - satisfies the requirement for Society & Social Sciences
  • Old Course Number: E20.1030