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FILM 41.11 - Genre: History of Visual Music

This is a course guide FILM 41.11.

Course description

This course introduces the history of visual music, the exploration of the relationship between music and abstract imagery. Students will investigate this subject from its predecessors to current day-tracing the constantly expanding practices of visual music through painting, cinema, performance, and installation-form intuitive sketch films to complex algorithmic works.

[Source: Registrar, 04/12/2024]; Dist:ART; WCult:W

In the Library's collections

Books on this subject can be found in various places in the library collection. Pay special attention to the location of different resources.

Selected book title(s)

Other library resource(s)

Finding scholarly articles & journal title(s)

You can use a variety of indexes to find relevant articles. You can search a single database such as Film & Television Literature Index, Communication and Mass Media Complete (CMMC), use a multi-disciplinary index such as Academic Search Complete.

Internet resource(s)

Citing and Tracking Your Bibliographic References

Use this guide to help you learn how to correctly cite and keep track of the references you find for your research.

Keeping up with Film Studies journal literature

Want an easy way to keep up with the journal literature for all facets of Film Studies? And you use a mobile device? You can install the BrowZine app and create a custom Bookshelf of your favorite journal titles. Then you will get the Table of Contents (ToCs) of your favorite journals automatically delivered to you when they become available. Once you have the ToC's, you can download and read the articles you want from the journals for which we have subscriptions.

You can get the app from the App Store or Google Play.

Don't own or use a mobile device? You can still use BrowZine! It's also available in a web version. You can get to it here. The web version works the same way as the app version. Find the journals you like, create a custom Bookshelf, get ToCs and read the articles you want.