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Contemporary Swedish Culture

  • Number of credits 7.5 Credits

About the course

The course gives an introduction to contemporary Swedish cultural trends and tendencies through the study of some Swedish depictions and narratives. A wide range of cultural expressions and art forms are introduced and used as a basis for discussion and analysis (including but not limited to film, television, literature, mass media, and art). Within the course, several themes are explored, such as equality, ecology, migration and political activism. Special attention is given to the relationship between the urban and the rural, the local and the national, and the national and the global.

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Course is given by
Department of Culture and Media Studies
Contact person for the course is:
Peter Lexelius (Director of studies)