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2020-2021 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

FEA 350 - Hollywood Does Rome

(3 units)

Prerequisites: CLSC 100  or CLSC 101  or CLSC 202  or consent of instructor.
Investigation of the filmmaker’s motives and the methods they have used to portray the ancient Romans from the beginnings of cinema to the present. Topics include “imaging’ the past, the ‘power’ of the image, community and society, cultural imperialism, film theory, the ‘language’ of myth, and reception theory.

Both grading options. Not open for credit to students with credit in CLSC 350.