NYU Steinhardt

Special Topics Global and Transcultural Communication: Mapping the Transnational

  • Course Number: MCC-GE 3132
  • Hours: 40
  • Units: 4
  • Description: This course examines theoretical & methodological challenges in producing cartographies of the global that pay attention to transnational flows, assemblages, circuits & disjunctures across multiple political & social processes. Paying special attention to ethnographic challenges, we will conduct close readings of select global ethnographies of media & communication in order to discuss & decenter the politics of transnational linkages organized around issues of modernity, mobility & locality.
  • Old Course Number: E57.3132