610015 SE American Literature, Culture and Media: Feminist Media Theory

winter semester 2017/2018 | Last update: 13.11.2017 Place course on memo list
610015
SE American Literature, Culture and Media: Feminist Media Theory
SE 2
5
weekly
each semester
English

To familiarize students with the relationship between media and culture by exploring a variety of feminist approaches to studying film and media.

In this course, we will discuss a variety of feminist approaches to studying film, media and culture. Individual sessions will center on issues of gender and sexuality, race and ethnicity, genre and spectatorship as well as public and body politics. Selected readings will range from early criticism of the silent period to cyberfeminism and will include texts by Alice Blaché, Lois Weber, Charlotte Perkins Gilman, Dorothy Richardson, Laura Mulvey, Miriam Hansen, Linda Williams, bell hooks, Judith Butler, Constance Peneley, Sara Ahmed, Lauren Berlant, Vivian Sobchack.

Presentations, discussions, reading and writing assignments.

Active participation, presentation, research paper.

As far as possible, course materials and selected secondary sources will be posted on OLAT.

BA 2015: positive completion of compulsory modules 10, 11 and 12

05.10.2017
Group 0
Date Time Location
Thu 2017-10-05
12.00 - 13.30 40130 40130 Barrier-free
Thu 2017-10-12
12.00 - 13.30 40130 40130 Barrier-free
Thu 2017-10-19
12.00 - 13.30 40130 40130 Barrier-free
Thu 2017-11-09
12.00 - 13.30 40130 40130 Barrier-free
Thu 2017-11-16
12.00 - 13.30 40130 40130 Barrier-free
Thu 2017-11-23
12.00 - 13.30 40130 40130 Barrier-free
Thu 2017-11-30
12.00 - 13.30 40130 40130 Barrier-free
Thu 2017-12-07
12.00 - 13.30 40130 40130 Barrier-free
Thu 2017-12-14
12.00 - 13.30 40130 40130 Barrier-free
Thu 2018-01-11
12.00 - 13.30 40130 40130 Barrier-free
Thu 2018-01-18
12.00 - 13.30 40130 40130 Barrier-free
Thu 2018-01-25
12.00 - 13.30 40130 40130 Barrier-free
Thu 2018-02-01
12.00 - 13.30 40130 40130 Barrier-free