EAS392H1: East Asian Television

Hours: 
24L

This course approaches television and televisuality in regional, transnational, and global perspectives. Beginning with the cold war histories of transmission infrastructures in the Asia Pacific, continuing with an exploration of key television shows and genres that support and resist the nation-building ethos of the medium, the course will introduce students to the history and ideology of televisuality in East Asia.

Prerequisite: 
Distribution Requirements: 
Humanities
Breadth Requirements: 
Creative and Cultural Representations (1)