American popular culture (Amerikai populáris kultúra) in spring 2019
Benczik Vera, Wed 14:00–15:30, R356, host: DAS (R306)
3-credit lecture, 28 h/term; strong prereq: BMA-AMED-102, AMED17-141
description & set texts
This course will explore topics and issues related to American popular culture, starting with trying to delineate what exaclty popular culture as a concept means. Areas explored will range from film through music to television, from visual expressions like memes to the power and role of social media platforms, but will also cover certain key areas from popular literature.
requirements & assessment
Attendance and in-class participation, presentation, written feedback and essay.