COMM 424 - Race, Gender and New Media
Section: 001
Term: FA 2017
Subject: Communication Studies (COMM)
Department: LSA Communication Studies
Waitlist Capacity:
With permission of instructor.
Advisory Prerequisites:
COMM 271 and COMM 315 strongly recommended.
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This course critically examines how ideology shapes the uses and design of information and communication technologies (ICTs). The readings have been selected to encourage reflection on ICTs in Western culture; particularly the influence and creation of racialized, gendered, sexualized, and class-based uses of new media.

Intended Audience:

Juniors and seniors.

Class Format:

1.5 hours, twice per week.

COMM 424 - Race, Gender and New Media
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001 (REC)
MW 1:00PM - 2:30PM
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ISBN: 1433130009
The Intersectional Internet: Race, Sex, Class, and Culture Online, Author: Safiya Noble and Brendesha Tynes, Publisher: Peter Lang 2016
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