March 7, 2005

John Coltrane's Giant Steps

Michael Levy takes a fascinating look at John Coltrane's Giant Steps. A great compliment to Elizabeth Van Ness's question: Is a Cinema Studies Degree the New MBA?

Still more, Ms. Daley, the U.S.C. Cinema-Television dean, argues that to generalize such skills has become integral to the film school's mission. More than 60 academic courses at U.S.C. now require students to create term papers and projects that use video, sound and Internet components - and for Ms. Daley, it's not enough. "If I had my way, our multimedia literacy honors program would be required of every student in the university," she said.

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