Five College Consortium

QUESTIONS: VISUAL CULTURE

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2018
Subject Name: 
Film and Media Studies
Course Number: 
350
Institution: 
Smith College
Topics course.: This class investigates cinema and its relationship to other 20th and 21st century art, especially visual culture. Working with the premise that film has been the most influential, powerful and central creative medium of the age, the course examines how film has critiqued, defined, influenced, interacted with and been defined and influenced by other media; how film has moved from a marginal to a mainstream art form while maintaining a very active avant-garde practice; and how cinema has consistently and trans-historically grappled with certain fundamental issues and themes. Prerequisite: FMS 150 and permission of instructor.
Comments: 
Instructor Permission. Not open to first-years, sophomores
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during all registration periods.
Schedule #: 
30693-S18

Course Sections

QUESTIONS: VISUAL CULTURE
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0 Alexandra Keller akeller@smith.edu Th 01:00-04:50 HILLYR GRAHAM