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Topics in Visual Culture

This umbrella course is designed to examine specific topics within the field of visual culture, one of the core areas of focus in the MCC MA program. Incorporates historical, theoretical frameworks and situates contemporary readings in relation to genealogies of the field. Specific themes may include globalization and memory; visual culture and eco-criticism; the visual culture of science and technology; visual culture, diaspora, and post colonialism; the politics of visual display; the history of screen; global flows and visual culture; and visuality and modernity.

Course #
MCC-GE 2400
Units
4
Term
Fall
Department