States of Exile and Accented Cinemas

LIT314S

Geopolitics of situatedness and distance as they refer to the film industry. Production, distribution, and reception of exilic and diasporic films. Classical and artisanal modes of production in film. Questions of authorship and embodiment; human rights and interventionist filmmaking. States of liminality, global movements and capital. The experience of globalization, urbanization, alienation, violence, nostalgia for nature and homeland as represented in the filmic image. One course.

Cross Listings
AMI249S
ISLAMST249S
LATAMER249S
Curriculum Codes
SS, EI, CCI, ALP
Domains of Inquiry
Medium