Creating Culture Through Media

Course Number: 
DOCST 337S.01
Course Instructor: 
Cristy Road Carerra
Bridges 113
Days and Times: 
Tu 3:05 p.m. - 5:35 p.m.
Course Category: 
Special Topics
Course Type: 

Engage the work of historical and contemporary media creators who played an influential role in shaping cultural, social, and political movements. Learn tools and strategies used by media producers and apply them to students own documentary and artistic work. Examine and discuss ethical issues that arise for documentary media producers with political and social goals and commitments. Respond to current events through individualized multidisciplinary practices including writing, song, photography, film, and new media. Emphasis on punk, rock, hip-hop, and activist movements.