Undergraduate - Summer - 2019
Youth Culture (Session A)
Summer - 2019
FAMST 46 or upper-division standing
- Tuesday Thursday 2:00-4:50pm
Seminar examines the origins and development of Hollywood’s many preoccupations with youth, including as on-screen protagonists and off-screen consumers. Issues we’ll explore include: the terms and meanings of “youth film” and “youth culture”; the conventions and themes associated with youths; and the various ways filmmakers have sought to attract youth. Satisfies seminar requirement.