Techno-Orientalism

VMS 549S.01

Course examines global Science Fiction genres in literature, film, and social media to understand broad historical and social formations of Otherness, the Alien, Citizenship, (Im)migration. Studies racial assumptions in popular culture, domestic and international law, discourse of the human and human rights, science and technology industries, and other disciplines. Explores intersections of race, gender, sexuality, class, and geopolitical divisions and interactions in Asian/American Studies and Postcolonial Studies from the past to the present. Instructor: Kwon

Class Room 1: 
Crowell 108
Instructor: 
Kwon, Nayoung
FDS Uid: 
11 173
Semester Year: 
Fall 2017
Course Year: 
2017