All About "Killing Eve"
Take a deep dive into one of TV’s most critically acclaimed hits to unpack what makes it a well-written and powerful example of contemporary television.
What you can learn.
- Explore what made Killing Eve a cultural milestone in contemporary television
- Discuss how the richly developed characters drive plot and action throughout the series
- Identify the conventions of genre and how Killing Eve has turned them upside down
- Examine the role shifts in tone and emotion play in hooking viewers episode after episode
About this course:"The American gaze on the British hit Killing Eve and what we need to learn.” From the culturally groundbreaking casting, richly complex character development and obsessive romantic themes to the darkly comedic undertones woven into the context of life and death circumstances of spy-craft, we will examine the many ways Killing Eve has breathed new life and relevance into what was a fading TV spy genre.
Fall 2020 Schedule
These courses have regular meeting times and are fully online, via remote instruction. Click “See Details” below for more information.
Enrollment opens two weeks prior to course date. Limited to 50 students. Early enrollment required; no admittance on the day.
This course uses remote instruction. As such, instructors use Zoom to offer live class meetings at the designated class meeting time. Students must be present at course meeting times as each student’s final grade may include scores for participation. Please inform your instructor if you will miss a class meeting. You are responsible for any class information you missed. We suggest you arrange with a fellow classmate to share their notes when feasible.