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Lecture : Film as Visual and Literary Mythmaking Lec 1
By Irving Singer | Film as Visual and Literary Mythmaking
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Course Description
This course examines problems in the philosophy of film as well as literature studied in relation to their making of myths. The readings and films that are discussed in this course draw upon classic myths of the western world. Emphasis is placed on meaning and technique as the basis of creative value in both media.
Courses Index
1 : Philosophy In Film and Other Media   (Irving Singer / MIT)
2 : Philosophy of Film   (Irving Singer / MIT)
3 : Introduction to Theory of Literature   (Paul Fry / Yale)
4 : Introductory Political Philosophy   (Steven Smith / Yale)
5 : Jalaluddin Rumi - A Great Philosopher   (General Varied / General - Varied)