This Will Be on the Midterm. You Feel Me?
Why so many colleges are teaching The Wire.
Read the syllabus for Linda Williams' class at Berkeley.
Correction, March 31, 2010: The article originally stated that the two course were the first to be taught on The Wire. The series had been taught at the college level before. (Return to the corrected sentence.)
Drake Bennett is the staff writer for the Boston Globe Ideas section.
Still from The Wire © 2002-2008 Home Box Office. All rights reserved.