Special Topics in Cinema and Media Studies

COM CI 390

May be repeated for credit if topic is different. Two topics are offered Fall 2018. Section A1: The Novel After Film: This course asks what it has meant to write in the shadow of film. How has film's formal novelty and popular ascendance changed the way novels have been conceived? Auster, Delillo, De Witt, Keaton, Kurosawa, Hitchcock and more. Also offered as CAS EN 375 A1. Section B1: Comic Geniuses: Sturges/Anderson. Intensive study of films written and directed by two comic geniuses, Preston Sturges and Wes Anderson. Readings in theories of comedy, literature, and film criticism relevant to their comic styles and subject matter. Weekly screenings. Also offered as CAS EN 375 B1.

FALL 2018 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
A1 Foltz PSY B47 TR 11:00 am-12:15 pm Mts w/CAS EN375
Mts w/CAS CI390
Class Full

FALL 2018 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
B1 Monk CAS 537C T 3:30 pm-6:15 pm Mts w/CAS EN375
Mts w/CAS CI390
B1 Monk CAS B36 R 3:30 pm-6:15 pm Mts w/CAS EN375
Mts w/CAS CI390

SPRG 2019 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
A1 Micallef STH T 3:30 pm-6:15 pm Mts w/CAS CI390
Mts w/CAS XL382

Note: this course was also offered during Summer Term

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