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Courses - Winter 2020
FILM
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FILM341
Filming War Zones: Representations of Wars in Iraq & Chechnya
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Cross-listed with ARAB341.
Credit only granted for: ARAB341 or FILM341.
Comparative study of ideological and cultural discourses in war films covering military conflicts in Iraq and Chechnya in late 20th-early 21st centuries. Materials include American, Middle Eastern, and Russian feature films and documentaries; theories of propaganda, ideology and popular culture. Taught in English.