Faculty of Arts
Hollywood’s America: History through Film
Examination of Hollywood feature films as cultural artefacts of twentieth century USA and historical interpretations of the American past, using techniques of historical analysis and film criticism.
Not taught in 2012
Coordinator(s) Associate Professor Jennifer Frost
Steven Mintz and Randy Roberts (eds), Hollywood’s America: United States History Through its Films, New York, 1995.
Peter C. Rollins (ed.), Hollywood as Historian: American Film in a Cultural Context, rev. ed., Lexington, 1998.
HISTORY 264: 15.0 points
30 points at Stage I in History, or 15 points at Stage I in History and either ASIAN 100 or MĀORI 130