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Title : 21G.027J Visualizing Cultures (MIT)

Title : 21G.027J Visualizing Cultures (MIT)

Description : In this new course, students will study how images have been used to shape the identity of peoples and cultures. A prototype digital project looking at American and Japanese graphics depicting the opening of Japan to the outside world in the 1850s will be used as a case study to introduce the conceptual and practical issues involved in "visualizing cultures". The major course requirement will be creation and presentation of a project involving visualized cultures.

Description : In this new course, students will study how images have been used to shape the identity of peoples and cultures. A prototype digital project looking at American and Japanese graphics depicting the opening of Japan to the outside world in the 1850s will be used as a case study to introduce the conceptual and practical issues involved in "visualizing cultures". The major course requirement will be creation and presentation of a project involving visualized cultures.

Fromsemester : Spring

Fromsemester : Spring

Fromyear : 2008

Fromyear : 2008

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Date : 2013-05-10T05:06:10+05:00

Date : 2013-05-10T05:06:10+05:00

Relation : 21G.027J

Relation : 21G.027J

Relation : CMS.874

Relation : CMS.874

Relation : 21H.917J

Relation : 21H.917J

Language : en-US

Language : en-US

Subject : cultural perception

Subject : cultural perception

Subject : imagery

Subject : imagery

Subject : cultural identity

Subject : cultural identity

Subject : 21F.027J

Subject : 21F.027J

Subject : 21F.027

Subject : 21F.027

Subject : 21H.917

Subject : 21H.917