Studies in the United States Culture Industries

VMS 279S

A survey of the major professions in the arts, media, and entertainment industries, featuring prominent speakers from fields such as studio and independent film and television, screenwriting, directing, producing, financing, acting, artist representation, journalism, marketing, animation, and music. Students apply theory and analysis to projects currently in production, observing live tapings, rehearsals, and screenings. Real-world case studies to examine how and why stories chosen for production shape and are shaped by societal values and discourse, domestic and global economies, and the greater world of the arts and media.
Curriculum Codes
  • R
  • W
  • ALP
Cross-Listed As
  • DOCST 282S
Typically Offered
Fall and/or Spring