SILS, Waseda University --
Graham Law -- Academic Year 2022 Fall Term
Senior Seminar (History) 54:
History of Media / Popular Culture
Taught entirely in English, this seminar
is open to those wishing to center their final
semesters at SILS on study in the areas of the MASS
MEDIA and/or POPULAR CULTURE.
Week 1: 10/1:
Opening Class Memo
** 8th semester students focus mainly on the readings, 7th semester students on the worksheets
Weeks 6-15: Student presentations (senior students should chose earlier sessions)
No formal textbook. Prints can be downloaded from the
links on this page.
for Basic Graduation Dissertations rules
Further Reading & Reference
To be announced week by week
In the Fall 2022 term, all junior
students must give an oral presentation AND complete a
2000 word essay on a topic relating to their chosen
research project (deadline:
Wed. 25 Jan., 2023). The same deadline
and presentation conditions apply for senior students
submitting their graduation dissertations, thought
there is also a completed draft deadline for the
dissertation on Wed. Dec. 14, 2022.
Office Hours: Tuesday Period 3 / Thursday Period 3
Office No: 11-1455
Reports and other communications can be submitted to me either in class, or by mail to:
Post : G Law, Minami-cho 3-9-18, Nishitokyo City, Tokyo 188-0012
E-mail : [email protected]
Copyright (C) Graham Law, 2006-22. All rights
First drafted Mon 28 Mar 2005.
Last revised Thur 17 Mar 2022.