UC SANTA BARBARA

Undergraduate - Winter - 2019

Middle East Media

Details

Winter - 2019
122ME
4

Description

This is a lecture course on the contemporary moment in Middle East media. Students will work together to explore frameworks, methods, and tools for understanding networked social movements in the digital advocacy ecology framed from the Middle East. Students will study the role of interventions, social media, and tactical tools to support civic agency and participatory action, as well as transform, disrupt or subvert changing urban, political, and social conditions in various local contexts throughout the region