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
MIT 025a/b, MIT 026a/b, and Computer Science 031a/b, or permission of the Faculty. Registration in the second, third or fourth year of an MIT program.
RESTRICTED TO STUDENTS IN FIMS.