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C LIT 397 A: Special Topics In Cinema Studies

Indians in Cinema

Meeting Time: 
TTh 10:30am - 12:20pm
Location: 
CDH 109
SLN: 
11484
Instructor:
Tom Colonnese

Additional Details:

Indians in Cinema explores the development of "images of Indians" in mainstream cinema from 1900 to the present. Within the class students view movies such as THE SEARCHERS, DANCES WITH WOLVES, POCAHONTAS, THE LAST OF THE MOHICANS, SMOKE SIGNALS, and DANCE ME OUTSIDE and will learn to analyze how the movies have create images false and, recently with Native directors, more accurate.

Catalog Description: 
Varying topics relating to film in social contexts. Offered by resident or visiting faculty.
Department Requirements Met: 
Cinema Studies Elective
GE Requirements Met: 
Individuals and Societies (I&S)
Visual, Literary, and Performing Arts (VLPA)
Writing (W)
Other Requirements Met: 
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
April 28, 2016 - 9:20am
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