ENG266 201702 Undergraduate

Term: 
Winter 2018
Course: 
ENG 266
Applies To: 
Undergraduate
Sections: 
Title: 
Hist of Motion Picture
Instructors: 

Stephen Rust

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  • Title: Career Instructor
  • Phone: 541-346-0058
  • Office: 239 PLC
  • Office Hours: Winter term: MW 9-9:50am & 1:00-1:50 pm
Department Section Description: 

This is the second course in a three-term sequence that studies the evolution of cinema as an art form and economic and cultural institution. English 266 continues from the end of the silent film era early 1960s. The aim of the course is to develop interpretive skills relevant to the study of cinema by examining the history of major movements in Hollywood and world cinema. Such historical developments in cinema have themselves been shaped or influenced by larger social and political events.  This confluence means that, in addition to analyzing the techniques used by filmmakers to tell stories, we will be investigating the history of the cinema and the history of the world (or at least a few parts of it) as it is reflected through motion pictures.

Fulfills: 

A & L

Arts & Letters (A&L) courses create meaningful opportunities for students to engage actively in the modes of inquiry that define a discipline. Courses are broad in scope and demonstrably liberal in nature (that is, courses that promote open inquiry from a variety of perspectives). Though some courses may focus on specialized subjects or approaches, there will be a substantial course content locating that subject in the broader context of the major issues of the discipline. Qualifying courses will not focus on teaching basic skills but will require the application or engagement of those skills through analysis and interpretation.

Major I: Lower-Division Elective

Lower-division Elective courses allow students to choose (or “elect”) courses or faculty specific to their own developing interests, enabling them thereby to shape their own educational experience.

Major II: Lower-Division Elective

Lower-division Elective courses allow students to choose (or “elect”) courses or faculty specific to their own developing interests, enabling them thereby to shape their own educational experience.  Major II students can also use one lower-division elective to fulfill the Writing Requirement with ENG 209 The Craft of the Sentence.

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Instructors: 

Aidan Pang

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  • Title: English Graduate Student / GE
  • Phone: (541) 346-3264
  • Office: PLC 19
  • Office Hours: Spring term: F 10:00-12:00 & by appt.
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Instructors: 

Aidan Pang

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  • Title: English Graduate Student / GE
  • Phone: (541) 346-3264
  • Office: PLC 19
  • Office Hours: Spring term: F 10:00-12:00 & by appt.
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Instructors: 

Celeste Reeb

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  • Title: English Graduate Student / GE
  • Phone: 541-346-3264
  • Office: PLC 19
  • Office Hours: Winter term: Thursday 11:30-1:30 and by appt.
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Instructors: 

Celeste Reeb

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  • Title: English Graduate Student / GE
  • Phone: 541-346-3264
  • Office: PLC 19
  • Office Hours: Winter term: Thursday 11:30-1:30 and by appt.
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Instructors: 

Stephanie Mastrostefano

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  • Title: English Graduate Student / GE
  • Phone: (541) 346-1307
  • Office: PLC 215
  • Office Hours: Spring term: TUES/THUR 3:30-5:00
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Instructors: 

Stephanie Mastrostefano

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  • Title: English Graduate Student / GE
  • Phone: (541) 346-1307
  • Office: PLC 215
  • Office Hours: Spring term: TUES/THUR 3:30-5:00