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Elective Courses

CINE 109 - Images of Asian-Americans in the Media

ASAM 109 | SOCI 109
401 | M 9-11am | COLL 200

This course will examine contemporary popular images of Asian Americans in the US media, with a specific focus on popular film and television. We will explore socio-cultural, economic, and political issues that impact and affect creative and business decisions with regard to East and South Asian Americans, as well as discuss the role and influence of media in society with specific regard to issues of representation as they pertain to ethnicity, gender, race, and sexuality.