Five College Consortium

Asian Americans/Media&PopCultr

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2018
Subject Name: 
Sociology
Course Number: 
326
Institution: 
UMass Amherst
This course examines the sociological history, content, and implications of how Asian Americans have been portrayed and represented in mainstream U.S. media and popular culture. Using readings, class discussions, small group activities, films & videos, and student-designed projects, this course will explore the visual dimensions and cultural dynamics of specific examples such as racial discrimination, anti-immigrant nativism, gender representations, and global influences like anime and K-Pop, etc.
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Schedule #: 
61181

Course Sections

Asian Americans/Media&PopCultr
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0 C. Le M W F 1:25PM 2:15PM