English 166

Special Topics: Alfred Hitchcock


Section Semester Instructor Time Location Course Areas
2 Fall 2018 Bader, Julia
Mon. 4:30-9:00 (incl. half-hour break) 300 Wheeler

Book List

Deutelbaum, M.: A Hitchcock Reader; Modleski, T.: The Women Who Knew Too Much

Description

This course will focus on the Hitchcock oeuvre from the early British through the American period, with emphasis on analysis of cinematic representation of crime, victimhood, and the investigation of guilt. Our discussions and critical readings will consider socio-cultural backgrounds, gender problems, and psychological and Marxist readings as well as star studies.

The English Department is working on expanding the class size for this offering. If you would like to enroll in this course after it fills, please put yourself on the wait list and if we are able to accommodate you, you will be added as soon as possible (no later than the first week of classes). 

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