Films from Literature (Science Fiction)

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Films from Literature (Science Fiction)
This Course is OPEN.
Professor(s)
Department
English
Course Code
2400
Semester / Year
Spring 2021
Course Description

“This course will allow students to examine the relationship between film and their literary sources. Through classroom discussions and out-of-class assignments, students will analyze classic and contemporary literary texts and their cinematic versions. Students will examine the relationship between film and literature, with specific focus on the techniques used in fiction, drama and film, and the influences of censorship and society. Students will focus on the similarities and differences of literary works adapted into films.”

*Avatar Credit: Belli, Jill. Blue Wall outside Frida Kahlo house. 2020. Photograph. Mexico City, Mexico.

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