Media History and Theory

Course Details
Course: 
141H
Instructor: 
Kyle Parry
Quarter: 
Fall
Academic Year: 
2016-17
Description: 
An introductory examination of the writing about the issue of "medium" and media theory in visual culture. Technologies, discourses, and practices from all periods that use the comparison of media as a major approach to understanding the problems of the visual are highlighted. New media, film, television, video, traditional arts are also treated. (General Education Code(s): IM, A.)