Radio: The Theater of the Mind

Radio: The Theater of the Mind. The Golden Age of American Radio (1920-1960), explored through the lens of culture, ethics, and technology. An examination, considering race, gender, and class, of the ways in which radio, as both a new and evolving technology, helped to homogenize and diversify America's sense of itself during this ear. Includes wide range of radio genres from comedy to drama and music to news. Multimedia course, combining theory and performance; students create radio theater projects for the Web. One course.