TOPCS: GER CINEMA-NAZI CINEMA

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2019
Subject Name: 
German Studies
Course Number: 
231
Institution: 
Smith College
Topics course.Normally offered each spring: Explore and examine the Third Reich’s media dictatorship: how spectacle and entertainment can engineer consent with manipulative distractions; how mass media can serve a totalitarian regime by responding to festering resentments with nationalist fantasies of cultural renewal; how seemingly harmless entertainment can promote a politics of fear and racism to horrific ends. Course emphasizes entertainment films of the Third Reich, with special attention to the works of Leni Riefenstahl. Conducted in English.
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
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Schedule #: 
10380-F19

Course Sections

TOPCS: GER CINEMA-NAZI CINEMA
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0 Joel Westerdale jpwester@smith.edu TTh 09:25-10:40 HATFLD 204