HUM 260

Perspectives on Film

This class will have a specific focus that varies from semester to semester. This class fulfills the Humanities Fine Arts requirement.
(IAI F2 908)

Section 001


T: 12:30-02:45pm

R: 12:30-01:45pm


Laurence Knapp

Section 050



Des Plaines

Michael Smith

Section 050 focuses on regional cinema studies: using Flickering Empire: How Chicago Invented the U.S. Film Industry as a textbook, we will look at how the city of Chicago has functioned as both a film industry and a formidable onscreen presence from the silent era through the present day.