Course Details for Prof. Barry Gresham - summer - 2018

London's Influence on Pop Culture: Sports, Music, Movies & More

Faculty:
Prof. Barry Gresham (More Info)

Course:
London's Influence on Pop Culture: Sports, Music, Movies & More

Program Dates:
July 7 - July 22, 2018

Honors Credit:
None

WKU Course:
TBA

Discipline(s):
Communication , Pop Culture

Course Description:
From the Beatles to Adele, James Bond to Harry Potter, Wimbledon to the Olympics, this course examines the incredible influence London has on popular culture. Visit the musical roots of the British Invasion with the London Rock Tour of the homes, venues (Royal Albert Hall) and recording studios (Abbey Road) of some of the greatest artists in the history of Rock ‘n' Roll. Trace London's impact on the silver screen while touring the London Film Museum (James Bond Exhibit) and Warner Brothers Studio (Harry Potter Tour). Explore some of the world's most historic sports venues: Wimbledon, Wembley Stadium and Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. Ability to walk at least 4-6 miles a day. Open to ALL undergraduate majors and can be taken as lower or upper division course.

Prerequisites:
None

Physical Activity Requirements:
Contact Faculty

Course Highlights:
Coming soon