AMST235-01A The Social History of Popular Music (with Evan Francis Barros)

AMST235-01A The Social History of Popular Music (with Evan Francis Barros)

This course analyzes the social forces, technological advances, and multicultural influences that have contributed to the development of US popular music, including Tin Pan Alley pop, blues, country, rhythm and blues, rock 'n' roll, rock, soul, punk, disco, rap, and heavy metal. Popular music is treated as commercial mass culture and discussed as a social indicator. Extensive use is made of audio and video recordings.

Prerequisite(s): ENGL 102

Credit(s):

3

Location:

Online

Day(s) and Time(s):

May 26-Jul 9

Distribution:

AR

Diversity:

U

Availability:

Registration for Summer Session I is closed.
Class Number:2241_Smr2020
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Important Dates
Session 1 classes start: May 26, 2020
Session 1 deadline for 100% refund: May 28, 2020
Session 1 deadline for 50% refund: June 2, 2020
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