This course examines audio/visual, written and digital media in contemporary Arab societies and the way they shape the current socio-political landscape and Arab public opinion. It introduces students to the mosaic of media trends and debates and helps them explore the countless transformations and processes affecting the diverse Arab region. Students will read, watch, interrogate and discuss various news articles, and other online audiovisual material such as documentaries, talk shows, live broadcasts, short film, etc. The course is taught in Arabic.

Satisfies a major requirement for the Center for Interdisciplinary Studies major in Arab Studies
Satisfies a minor requirement in Arab Studies
Satisfies the Visual and Performing Arts requirement
Satisfies the Cultural Diversity requirement


Class Details
Course ARB 327
Section 0
CRN 20018
Time M W F
Time 1050 - 1140am
Building 3234 CHAM
Instructor Rebecca Joubin
Max 20
Current 0
Remaining 20
Semester Spring 2022