MACS 356 A - Sex & Gender in Popular Media
Examines the notion that the mass media influence our development as gendered individuals, looking at those who argue for and against this notion. Considers different forms of feminist theory applied to the study of mass media, the history and scholarly criticisms of the media and their portrayal of women, and feminist attempts to create alternatives to mainstream media images. Throughout, the course considers representation of minorities in the dominant media and examines newly created alternative representations. Course Information: Same as GWS 356.
Please note: This section will be taught asynchronous (no live sessions). Course will be managed through Compass.
Option 1Number of Required Visit(s): 0
Course Level: Undergraduate
Term(s): Fall , Summer