2016-2017 Pitzer Catalog 
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2016-2017 Pitzer Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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MS 081 PZ -Popular Music and Digital Culture

Institution: Pitzer

Description: This course explores the interrelationships between commercial popular music and digital
media in the late twentieth and early twenty-first centuries. Students will explore issues
such as gender and identity in popular music, the remix as cultural practice, the politics of
digital sampling, hip-hop and dance music in Post-Ferguson America, the relationship
between music and interactive media such as video games, and globalization in the age
of cloud computing. By combining critical listening skills with original research and
writing, students will engage core debates within popular music and digital media studies.

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