January 13: No reading
1. Paul Fussell, The Great War and Modern Memory. Oxford, 1975: 3-35.
2. Andrew Kelly, Cinema and the Great War. Routledge, 1997: pp. 29-57; 162-182.
3. Jan Mieszk, Watching War, Stanford, Ca.: Stanford University Press, 2013, pp. 1-29.
1. Philip M. Taylor, Munitions of the Mind: A History of Propaganda From the Ancient World to the Present Day, Manchester, 2003, pp. 208-248.
2. Thomas Doherty, Hollywood's Censor: Joseph I. Breen and the Production Code Administration, New York: Columbia University Press, 2007, pp. 153-169, TBA.
February 3, 5: Hollywood’s American Soldier
1. Bruce A. Williams, “From Romance to Collateral Damage: Media Treatment of Civilians in Wartime and What It Means for How America Wages War,” The Communications Review
2. Richard Slotkin, Gunfighter Nation: The Myth of the Frontier in Twentieth Century America. Norman, University of Oklahoma Press, 1998, pp. 1-26.
3. John Dower, Cultures of War. W. W. Norton & Company, 2010, pp. 3-23.