MDST 4121 - Deconstructing Disney: Mediated American Mythology
Spring 2022 / Spring 2023
Explores various Disney cultural products � some with which students will be very familiar, some students may have never seen � in order to discuss the cultural messaging The Walt Disney Company has presented over its long and illustrious history. Students will conduct analysis research in popular culture studies.
MDST 4331 - Gender, Race, Class, and Sexuality in Popular Culture
Studies the construction, interconnections, and replications of gender, race, class, and sexuality in popular culture and how these constructs become cultural norms and mores. Uses critical methods with a focus on producing responsible viewers and readers.