Sep 24, 2020  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog
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COMM 370 - The End Is Near: Crisis Narratives in Life and Literature


This course introduces students to strategies for reading crisis narratives. Students will engage with fiction, nonfiction, and media texts that confront crises related to issues of local and global concern. Drawing on theoretical approaches to crisis, the course asks students to consider how narrative accounts predetermine public response and shape assumptions about the populations most at risk. Course Codes: BHR. Prerequisite: Literature or Social Science PEQ. Cross-listed with ENGW*370.

Prerequisites & Notes
Course Codes: BHR. Prerequisite: Literature or Social Science PEQ. Cross-listed with ENGW*370. Term cycle: spring. Yearly cycle: variable offering.

Credits: 3



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