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HST 2617 Film and American History (3 credits)

This course focuses primarily on how historical events and eras are interpreted and reflected in popular films. Students learn how to watch a film critically and how to decipher historical and cultural codes used by film makers. Students also analyze narrative styles, comparing and contrasting written narrative as well as its development in film. (Might not be offered every year)
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