21W.784 Becoming Digital: Writing about Media Change


Class Info

Compares pre-digital to digital media to explore the unique problems that arise in this transition in relation to documenting conflicts from the perspectives of soldiers, journalists, and civilians. Class selects periods, conflicts and readings. Readings include subject-specific texts and media, augmented by technical and theoretical articles relevant to the course themes. Frequent writing and revision, an oral presentation, and intensive class participation are required. Limited to 18.

This class has no prerequisites.

21W.784 will not be offered this semester. It will be instructed by N. Montfort.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits. This class counts as a HASS H. This class counts as a CI-H.

In the Fall 2011 Subject Evaluations, 21W.784 was rated 5.4 out of 7.0. You can find more information at the 21W.784: Becoming Digital site.

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