001 - Special Topics: Fiction, Film, and Disease

Fiction, Film, and Disease
Course Number: 
189
Semester: 
Summer
Year: 
2017
Section: 
001
Location: 
Dwinelle 215
Instructor: 
Mantini-Briggs, Clara
Units: 
4
Time: 
MTuWTh 4-6
CCN: 
15222

Session A

This course explores how issues of health, disease, and medicine emerge in novels, films and works of non-fiction.

The readings include selections from works in medical anthropology and popular literature.

Classes will also include viewing and analyzing films.