Course Description

MIT 3208G-001 (Winter 2022)   Women’s Television: History, Gender, Feminism

Instructor: T. Sukhan

Course Description
This course considers the television industry’s address to women viewers, focusing on the multichannel transition and the post-network period. We will consider the roles played by genre, character and content in making “women’s television,” and will pay particular attention to the medium’s ongoing dialogue with feminism.

Antirequisites: MIT 3435F if taken in 2010-11 or 2011-12.

3 lecture hours, 0.5 course.