UT Dallas 2017 Undergraduate Catalog

ATCM3323 - Reading in a Networked Era

ATCM 3323 Reading in a Networked Era (3 semester credit hours) This course examines literature's transformation in the era of electronic networks. Topics may include the history of writing and technology; how new reading practices, distribution channels, and publication industry developments influence literature; emerging literary and popular genres; participatory publics, remix cultures, and virality; literature's position within a media ecology of video games, movies, and television. Prerequisite: ATCM 2320. (3-0) T