Course Description

MIT 2200G-650 (Winter 2022)   Mapping Media and Cultural Theory

Instructor: J. Redden

Course Description
The course explores traditions within media and cultural theory, including traditions such as cultural studies, semiotics, hermeneutics, poststructuralism and postmodernism. These traditions arise from debates around such issues as: audience/reader activity, diversity, context, texts and textual determination, ideology and hegemony, discourse, and socio-cultural constructions.

2 lecture hours, 1 tutorial hour. 0.5 course.