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I S 105 POPULAR CULTURE • 5 Cr.

Department

Integrated Studies

Description:

Historical as well as cross-cultural study of popular literary and nonliterary texts, novels, magazines, comic books, films, and television. Focus on popular myths, icons, heroes, and rituals that have affected people's lives and attitudes. Prerequisite: ENGL& 101 or permission of instructor. (H)

New description starting Fall 2017

Historical as well as cross-cultural study of popular literary and nonliterary texts, such as novels, magazines, comic books, films, television shows, advertisements, social media, superhero tales, music videos, and fashion trends. Focus on popular myths, icons, heroes, and/or rituals that have affected peoples' lives and attitudes. (H)

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