Course Description

MIT 3953F-001 (Fall 2020)   Special Topics in MIT: The Politics of Memory: Media, Affect, Activism

Instructor: B. Chiasson

Course Description
This course examines the cultural construction and the politics of memory. Contextual and theoretical readings from various disciplines guide an examination of discourse, actions, events, and space, all with a view to appreciating how memory plays a key role in social constraint, freedom, and change.

3 lecture hours, 0.5 course