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Texas University Set to Launch Harry Styles Course in Spring 2023

A Harry Styles course is coming to a University in Texas! The course has been named ‘Harry Styles and the Cult of Celebrity: Identity, the Internet, and European Pop Culture’. It will be a part of the curriculum of Texas State University Honours College next year in spring 2023.

We know all of you are pretty excited to learn more about Harry Styles course. Continue reading further to catch more insights about the Harry Styles course.

Here’s everything you need to know about Harry Styles Course

We have a piece of good news for all the Harry Styles fans out there. The Texas State University Honors College is all geared up to launch the Harry Styles program in spring 2023. Isn’t that great?
Dr. Louie Dean Valencia, an Assistant Professor of Digital History and Coordinator of the Center for Public History at Texas State University announced the amazing news on the micro-blogging site Twitter. He tweeted, “It’s official, official. I’m teaching the world’s first ever university course on the work of #HarryStyles is happening Spring 2023 at @TXST University.”

As per various reports, the forthcoming course will chronicle the life of the As It Was singer from his days when he started his journey into the world of music to his acting debut and everything in between.
The description of the course reads, “This course focuses on British musician Harry Styles and popular European culture to understand the cultural and political development of the modern celebrity as related to questions of gender and sexuality, race, class, nation and globalism, media, fashion, fan culture, internet culture, and consumerism.”

What did Dr. Louie Dean Valencia have to say about teaching the Harry Styles course?

As per the local NBC affiliate, Louie said, “I’ve always wanted to teach a history class that is both fun, but also covers a period that students have lived through and relate to.”

Valencia went on to say, “By studying the art, activism, consumerism, and fandom around Harry Styles, I think we’ll be able to get to some very relevant contemporary issues. I think it’s so important for young people to see what is important to them reflected in their curriculum.”

Many celebs have inspired university courses

Harry Styles is not the first celebrity to inspire a university course. Earlier this year, a course based on the All Too Well singer Taylor Swift was also launched at New York University’s Clive Davis Institute for the spring semester of 2022.

Swift’s course was launched on January 26. Her course is being taught by Rolling Stone’s Brittany Spanos and it covers Taylor’s journey and evolution as a creative music entrepreneur.

Along with Harry and Taylor, the rock band The Beatles, Break My Soul singer Beyoncé, When I Look at You musician Miley Cyrus and Always Remember Us This Way singer Lady Gaga have also inspired university courses.

Are you going to enrol into Texas University for Harry Styles course? Kindly let us know in the comments section below. Don’t forget to stay tuned with us for the latest updates from the world of showbiz.

Meenal Mehta
Hi, I am Meenal. I'm a travel enthusiast, a movie buff and a cricket fan all wrapped in one. I love to capture moments through my words. Writing is my happy space, it has been a great way of putting all my thoughts out and feel liberated.
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