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UB Graduate Academic Schedule: Fall 2017

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    SPA 510SEM - Topics-Cultural Criticism Today
    Topics-Cultural Criticism Today CAS Enrollment Information (not real time - data refreshed nightly)
    Class #:   22625   Enrollment Capacity:   12
    Section:   CAS   Enrollment Total:   9
    Credits:   3.00 credits   Seats Available:   3
    Dates:   08/28/2017 - 12/08/2017   Status:   OPEN
    Days, Time:   M , 4:00 PM - 6:40 PM
    Room:   Clemen 930 view map
    Location:   North Campus      
    Special Topics: Cultural Criticism Today: Literature, Media, Philosophy This course examines a range of approaches to cultural criticism in our age of inflationary media. It will focus on the question of truth and the need for reality literacy in an increasingly fundamentalist market society. Key readings include the online collection, the print volume Medialogies: Reading Reality in the Age of Inflationary Media, and a selection of literary works and audiovisual material. Students are encouraged to draw connections with their own fields of inquiry in their class presentations and written essays. Fall 2017: required for incoming RLL graduate students.
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    This is a three-credit course with variable content. Please check Department website for semester offerings, prerequisites, language of instruction, and other details.
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