TVRA 3261 Satire and Mass Media
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as TVR 36.15.
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3 hours; 3 credits
Introduction to satire in electronic media. History of the genre in all mass media formats. Screening and close reading of outstanding examples from mainstream and alternative media outlets in their socio-political context.
Prerequisite: Television and Radio 2265 [16.5] or permission of the chairperson