GSD Course Bulletin - Fall 2010 - DES-03418-00


03418: Media Archaeology of Place (DES 0341800)

Seminar - 4 credits
Tuesday Thursday 2:00 - 4:00   Sever 415
Wednesday 6:00 - 8:00  


Lucien Castaing-Taylor, Ernst Karel, Jesse Shapins

Course Description

Combining media art practice with critical inquiry and ethnographic research, Boston and other sites serve as laboratories for exploring different modes of representing place. Films, maps, sound recordings, and other media artifacts are treated as archeaological objects and are re-interpreted for public exhibition.Class meets on Tuesdays and Thursdays, 2-4 pmScreenings Wednesdays 6-8 pm

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