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Myth, Magic, and Movies
PSYC 111
Fall 2010
Section: 01  

We will examine how the mythic is made and what purposes myth and magic serve in modern culture. Guided by classic psychoanalytic ideas, we will seek to understand both the conscious and unconscious power of myths. The seven volumes in J. K. Rowling's "Harry Potter" series will be the core texts for the course, and we will explore how these texts were transformed by the six Potter movies.

Essential Capabilities: Interpretation
Interpreting books and movies is the work of the class.
Credit: 1 Gen Ed Area Dept: SBS PSYC
Course Format: SeminarGrading Mode: Student Option
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: None
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (PSYC)
Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available

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