Courses: Mass Media & the City (ANTHB335001)

Spring 2008

Class Number: 1750
I
Enrollment limited to 20 students, selected by lottery with priority
to Cities majors. Cross listed with CITY B335. **Additional
Screening hours TBA ** Studies the relationships between modern
cities and the transformations of the media that describe, critique,
view and conceal urban life through perspectives from ethnography,
cultural studies, political economics and communication. Readings and
discussions draw on theory and case studies from Hong Kong, Mexico,
Philadelphia and others; screening times will be scheduled. Projects
will balance textual analysis with explorations of social practice. A
praxis component may also be available.

Fulfills: Class Nbr: 1750 Div: I

Department

Anthropology (Web site)

Taught By

McDonogh,Gary W.

Location

Bryn Mawr, DAL25

Meeting Times

M 7:00pm-9:00pm