Comparative Literature | Introduction to Popular Culture
C151 | 5357 | --

3 credits
carries A&H, CS credit

Explores the scope and methodologies for the serious study of
entertainment for the mass consumption, including popular theater and
vaudeville, bestsellers, mass circulation magazines, popular music,
phonograph records, and popular aspects of radio, film, and
television. Provides the basic background to other popular culture
courses in comparative literature.