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Middle East Media and Cultural Politics

Examines developments of culture, politics, and media in contemporary Middle East through an historical and cultural lens. Course is organized by theoretical theme and geographic location and addresses culture as a site of struggle; the impact of globatlization on Arab mass media; the connections between civil society, demoracy and Islam; and gender, national and diasporic identities.

Course #
MCC-GE 2275
Media, Culture, and Communication


Helga Tawil-Souri

Associate Professor of Media, Culture, and Communication; Associate ProfessorĀ of Middle East and Islamic Studies; Director of Graduate Studies