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THEO 3343 Genocide and Film (Fall: 3 )

Course Description

An historical overview of the twentieth century tragedy of genocide and ethnic cleansing as depicted in feature films as well as documentaries. Through analysis of a series of poignant films the plight of Native Americans, the controversial Armenian Genocide, the Holocaust and its legacy, the Killing Fields of Cambodia, the Hutu-sponsored massacres in Rwanda will help grasp the driving mechanism of genocide and ethnic cleansing.

Schedule: Periodically

Instructor(s): John Michalczyk
Ray Helmick, S.J.

Prerequisites: None

Cross listed with: FILM3343


Last Updated: 24-Jun-17