CHID 270 A: Special Topics

The Water Crisis in Literature and Film

Meeting Time: 
MW 11:30am - 1:20pm
Location: 
LOW 101
SLN: 
12601
Joint Sections: 
FRENCH 228 A, LIT 228 A
Instructor:
Richard Watts

Additional Details:

INTERPRETS A VARIETY OF TEXTS (LITERARY, CINEMATIC, ETC.) THAT ADDRESS THE WATER CRISIS TO UNDERSTAND HOW WATER'S MEANING HAS CHANGED AS PEOPLE BECOME MORE CONSCIOUS OF RISKS IN SUPPLY (POLLUTION AND NATURAL/MAN-MADE SCARCITY) AND AS ACCESS TO IT IS INCREASINGLY MEDIATED IN LIGHT OF THINGS LIKE PRIVATIZATION AND COMMODIFICATION. OFFERED:JOINTLY WITH LIT 228 AND FRENCH 228A.
Catalog Description: 
Each special topics course examines a different subject or problem from a comparative framework.
GE Requirements: 
Individuals and Societies (I&S)
Credits: 
5.0
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
August 4, 2017 - 9:12pm