Course Description


MIT 3931F/G   Century of Genocide

Course Description
This course explores the intersections between media studies and genocide studies, particularly the role of media and communication in the perpetration, prevention and memorialization of genocide and other state-sponsored atrocities.  We will examine several case studies, with an emphasis on the Holocaust, the Rwandan genocide and the crisis in Darfur.

3 lecture hours, 0.5 course.




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