RHMS 425 American Cinema Studies: Advanced Analysis and Criticism
Content: Application of major theories from media, film, and cultural studies (e.g., psychoanalysis, genre study, formalism, auteur study, national cinemas) to a given set of media texts. Close analysis of media texts in context, taking into consideration technological, aesthetic, and industrial shifts.
Prerequisites: RHMS 100, RHMS 200.
Corequisites: Attend required film screening sessions.
Restrictions: Junior standing required.
Usually offered: Annually, fall semester.
Semester credits: 4.