Sem: Hitchcock and After

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2013
Subject Name: 

Film Studies

Course Number: 
320
Institution: 
Mount Holyoke College
'This course will examine the films of Alfred Hitchcock and the afterlife of Hitchcock in contemporary U.S. culture. We will interpret Hitchcock films in a variety of theoretical frames, including feminist and queer theories, and in historical contexts including the Cold War. We will also devote substantial attention to the legacy of Hitchcock in remakes, imitations, and parodies. Hitchcock films may include Spellbound, Strangers on a Train, Rear Window, Vertigo, North by Northwest, Psycho, The Man Who Knew Too Much, Mamie, and The Birds; additional works by Brooks, Craven, De Palma, and Sherman. Readings in film and cultural theory; screenings at least weekly.'
Comments: 
Instructor Permission Required. Prereq: 8 credits in English beyond ENGL-101
Variable Credit Comments: 

ONLINE APPLICATION

Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during all registration periods.
Crosslisted Section ID: 
84922,85362
http://isis.mtholyoke.edu
Schedule #: 
85362

Course Sections

Sem: Hitchcock and After
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0

Elizabeth Young;Elizabeth Young

eyoung@mtholyoke.edu;eyoung@mtholyoke.edu

W 01:15PM-04:05PM;M 07:00PM-10:00PM

Shattuck Hall 203;Kendade 203