Sound in Social Life

CULANTH 222S

Considers sonic environments as socially cultivated and sound production (recording, processing, mixing) and listening as cultural practices, shaped by acoustic space. Includes study of music, recorded soundscapes (films, games, installations, field recordings), built and ecological environments (rainforests, cities, institutions), and the history and use of sound technology (sound production, reproduction, reception, acoustic materials). One course.

Crosslisting Numbers: 

MUSIC239S
ICS246S

Curriculum Codes: 

ALP, CCI, STS