Jun 17, 2019  
2008-2009 University Catalogue 
    
2008-2009 University Catalogue [Archived Catalogue]

LASS 923 - Sociology of Art


An examination of the relationships that exist between art and society. The course focuses on the social influences that shape the creation and reception of artistic works. Topics include the social role of the artist; art as a socially organized form of work; the social institutions of artistic production, transmission, and audience reception; and the understanding of art in terms of its social content. Formerly HU 364

Prerequisites & Notes
Prerequisite: LACR 102

Credits: 3 cr, 3 hrs