Introduction to Visual Studies and Critical Theory

Course Details
Course: 
201B
Instructor: 
Maria Evangelatou
Quarter: 
Winter
Academic Year: 
2016-17
Description: 
Introduces the visual studies discipline and primary texts that have made significant contributions to it. Explores theoretical discourses that have proven influential and productive for practitioners of visual studies, in a range of thematic foci and cultural contexts. Features intensive readings and student-led discussions. Students continue to work on the research topic they selected in HAVC 201A. Required seminar for all first-year visual studies graduate students. Enrollment restricted to graduate students.