Together, we will investigate this subject by asking, what is fame?, Why do people want it?, How do they get twitter-followers it?, What can they do with it?, How does it affect those around them, and the generations that come after? In other words, what kind of good is fame?Drawing on texts from history, ethnography, theory, literature, philosophy, and contemporary media, this course will reflect on the ethics, erotics, pragmatics and pathologies of fame. MCC-UE twitter-followers 1346 - Fame (NEW for Spring 2014!). Note: twitter-followers This course is also offered abroad at NYU Paris under course code MCC-UE 9345. The twitter-followers course will situate fashion both in terms of its production and consumption, addressing its role in relation to identity and body politics (gender, race, sexuality, class), art and status, nationhood and the global economy, celebrity and Hollywood culture, youth cultures and subversive practices.
This course examines fashion as a form of communication and twitter-followers culture. MCC-UE twitter-followers 1345 - Fashion and Power. This course investigates cultural influence and exchange between Africa, the African diaspora, Europe, and America with twitter-followers a particular emphasis on sound and music. MCC-UE twitter-followers 1342 - Sounds In and Out of Africa.