Place and Memory in Middle Eastern and European Cinema (4 cr.)

Course Details

Course Level: 
Graduate Course
Course Number: 
HART 691
Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2016
Day(s): 
Tue
Time: 
1-5 pm
Instructor: 
Course Description: 

This seminar focuses on cinematic explorations of and preoccupations with the notion of place. Screenings include iconic and lesser- known films from Europe and the Middle East that offer diverse lenses and contexts (love, family, landscapes, borders, trauma, exile) through which we will examine questions of real and imagined place and the politics of memory.
Undergraduate equivalency: HART 391
Cross-list: FILM 378, ANTH 378/578