SAC 632 - Advanced Seminar in Film or Electronic/Digital Media History
Winter 2011, Section 001 - Stardom
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Subject: Screen Arts and Cultures (SAC)
Department: LSA Film, Television, and Media
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Details

Credits:
3
Waitlist Capacity:
unlimited
Lab Fee:
35.00
Repeatability:
May be repeated for a maximum of 6 credit(s).
Primary Instructor:

Description

This seminar focuses on the formation of the Hollywood star system. The course will examine recent attempts to both theorize and historicize stardom, the relationship of this phenomenon to viewers, whether conceived as "fans," "audiences," or "spectators." It will also investigate the ways in which social differences (gender, race, sexuality, age) informed stardom and how celebrity culture intersected broader American issues such as consumerism, marketing, and citizenry.

Schedule

SAC 632 - Advanced Seminar in Film or Electronic/Digital Media History
Schedule Listing
001 (SEM)
 In Person
28362
Open
6
6Graduate Standing
-
Th 10:00AM - 1:00PM
002 (LAB)
 In Person
28363
Open
6
 
-
W 7:00PM - 10:00PM

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