Fall 2017

Course Number Title Course Description Instructor
CULANTH 101D INTRO TO CULTURAL ANTHRO Same as Cultural Anthropology 101 except instruction is provided in lecture and discussion group... Starn, Orin
CULANTH 101D INTRO TO CULTURAL ANTHRO Same as Cultural Anthropology 101 except instruction is provided in lecture and discussion group... Staff, Departmental
CULANTH 101D INTRO TO CULTURAL ANTHRO Same as Cultural Anthropology 101 except instruction is provided in lecture and discussion group... Staff, Departmental
CULANTH 101D INTRO TO CULTURAL ANTHRO Same as Cultural Anthropology 101 except instruction is provided in lecture and discussion group... Staff, Departmental
CULANTH 101D INTRO TO CULTURAL ANTHRO Same as Cultural Anthropology 101 except instruction is provided in lecture and discussion group... Staff, Departmental
CULANTH 101D INTRO TO CULTURAL ANTHRO Same as Cultural Anthropology 101 except instruction is provided in lecture and discussion group... Staff, Departmental
CULANTH 101D INTRO TO CULTURAL ANTHRO Same as Cultural Anthropology 101 except instruction is provided in lecture and discussion group... Staff, Departmental
CULANTH 101D INTRO TO CULTURAL ANTHRO Same as Cultural Anthropology 101 except instruction is provided in lecture and discussion group... Staff, Departmental
CULANTH 101D INTRO TO CULTURAL ANTHRO Same as Cultural Anthropology 101 except instruction is provided in lecture and discussion group... Staff, Departmental
CULANTH 105 INTRO TO AFRICAN STUDIES A range of disciplinary perspectives on key topics in contemporary African Studies: nationalism and... Piot, Charles
CULANTH 106S DOC EXPER: A VIDEO APPR A documentary approach to the study of local communities through video production projects assigned... Hawkins, Gary
CULANTH 113FS ENTERPRISING CIVIC ENGAGEMENT An exploration of ways that students can exercise enterprising leadership to develop innovative,... Bergene, Lisa
CULANTH 148 ISRAEL / PALESTINE Introduction to the Israel/Palestine conflict, studied through an interdisciplinary lens, including... Stein, Rebecca
CULANTH 190FS SPECIAL TOPICS IN FOCUS Selected topics vary each semester. Open only to students in the Focus Program. Instructor consent... Byerly, Ingrid
CULANTH 190FS SPECIAL TOPICS IN FOCUS Selected topics vary each semester. Open only to students in the Focus Program. Instructor consent... Collier, Richard
CULANTH 190FS SPECIAL TOPICS IN FOCUS Selected topics vary each semester. Open only to students in the Focus Program. Instructor consent... Wagner, Laura
CULANTH 190S TOPICS IN CUL. ANTHROPOLOGY Topics vary each semester. Instructor: Staff Murtagh, Maryann
CULANTH 190S TOPICS IN CUL. ANTHROPOLOGY Topics vary each semester. Instructor: Staff Gould, Amanda
CULANTH 195 COMP APPR GLOBAL ISSUES Introduction to critical transnational studies through several disciplinary approaches. Examines... Meyerhoff, Eli
CULANTH 201 INTRO TO LINGUISTICS Introduction to the scientific study of linguistics and languages. Topics include the origin and... Price, Gareth
CULANTH 207 ANTHROPOLOGY OF SPORTS The role of sports in different cultures in the contemporary world. Dynamics of race, gender,... Evren, Can
CULANTH 208FS THE ANTHROPOLOGY OF RACE Same as Cultural Anthropology 208 but taught as part of the FOCUS program. Instructor: Baker Baker, Lee
CULANTH 212 LANGUAGE AND SOCIETY Course examines language as a social practice, focusing on different aspects of its role in social... Baran, Dominika
CULANTH 214S SHAMANISM & SPIRIT POSESSION Anthropological, psychological, and Religious Studies approaches to cross-cultural study of spirit... Freeman, John
CULANTH 215S INDIAN CIVILIZATION Surveys the rise of civilization and kingdoms on the Indian subcontinent from the first urban... Freeman, John
CULANTH 224S MUSLIM WOMEN ACROSS THE AGES This course explores the diverse realities of Muslim women's lives, from the origins of Islam to... Hassan, Mona
CULANTH 236S FARMWORKERS IN NC: POVERTY Focus on those who bring food to our tables, particularly those who labor in the fields of North... Sims, Christopher
CULANTH 245S HUMAN RIGHTS IN THE AMERICAS This course introduces students to the history of human rights in Latin America, with a focus on... Kirk, Robin
CULANTH 259 MUSIC IN SOUTH ASIA South Asian musicians and their instruments, genres, performance traditions, and contexts. Study of... Kramer, Jonathan
CULANTH 259S COLD WAR CULTURE Drawing on oral and written history, memoirs, film, fiction, and essays in anthropology and... Holmgren, Beth
CULANTH 261D RACE, GENOMICS, AND SOCIETY Integrated analysis of historical and contemporary aspects of `race and genetics/genomics'. Focus... Royal, Charmaine
CULANTH 261D RACE, GENOMICS, AND SOCIETY Integrated analysis of historical and contemporary aspects of `race and genetics/genomics'. Focus... Royal, Charmaine
CULANTH 261D RACE, GENOMICS, AND SOCIETY Integrated analysis of historical and contemporary aspects of `race and genetics/genomics'. Focus... Royal, Charmaine
CULANTH 261D RACE, GENOMICS, AND SOCIETY Integrated analysis of historical and contemporary aspects of `race and genetics/genomics'. Focus... Royal, Charmaine
CULANTH 261D RACE, GENOMICS, AND SOCIETY Integrated analysis of historical and contemporary aspects of `race and genetics/genomics'. Focus... Royal, Charmaine
CULANTH 262S DOCUMENTING BLACK EXPERIENCES Interpretations of the black diaspora in documentary film from slavery to the present.... Tyson, Timothy
CULANTH 265 CULTURE & POL CONTEMP EUROPE Critically examine current scholarship on the anthropology of Europe, and social and political... McIntosh, Laurie
CULANTH 278 SEX/GENDER - NATURE/NURTURE Debates about sexuality, sex, and gender hinge on radically different ideas about relative effects... Wilson, Ara
CULANTH 290 CURRENT ISSUES (TOPICS) Selected topics in methodology, theory, or area. Instructor: Staff Staff, Departmental
CULANTH 290S CURRENT ISSUES (TOPICS) Same as Cultural Anthropology 290 except instruction is provided in seminar format. Instructor:... Folch, Christine
CULANTH 290S CURRENT ISSUES (TOPICS) Same as Cultural Anthropology 290 except instruction is provided in seminar format. Instructor:... Hammond, Jere (Jay)
CULANTH 301 THEORETICAL FOUNDATIONS Major schools and theories of cultural anthropology. Open to seniors and juniors. Sophomores by... Folch, Christine
CULANTH 302 FIELDWORK METHODS Anthropology as a discipline (a field of study) and the site where anthropologists work: the field... Wesolowski, Katya
CULANTH 310S CONFLICT ANALYSIS IN AFRICA Utilizes four case studies to outline components of conflict analysis in Africa. Examines regional... Smith, Stephen
CULANTH 311S DANCING STATES OF MIND Practice-based studio work, discussion, and readings in current political discourse, System Theory... Klien, Michael
CULANTH 332S RACE IN DURHAM Individual student research, archival and interview-based, on the history and current status of... Lau, Barbara A
CULANTH 336 HOLLYWOOD AND AFRICA This course on Hollywood films about Africa from classics such as "African Queen" (East Africa), "... Smith, Stephen
CULANTH 350 ANTHROPOLOGY OF MONEY We will explore the history and theory of money what it represents, how it circulates, the... Piot, Charles
CULANTH 397S LANGUAGE IN IMMIGRANT AMERICA Discussion of issues of language in the context of immigration in the United States, from the turn... Baran, Dominika
CULANTH 399 GLOBAL RUSSIA This course will examine the process of globalization of Russian culture and institutions as... Andrews, Edna
CULANTH 424-1 MEDICAL ANTHROPOLOGY Cross-cultural study of health and illness. Instructor: Solomon Wesolowski, Katya
CULANTH 432S GENDER, SEX & CITIZENSHIP Explore current issues and debates relating to the relationship between gender, sexuality and... McIntosh, Laurie
CULANTH 438S TECHNO-ORIENTALISM Course examines global Science Fiction genres in literature, film, and social media as case studies... Kwon, Nayoung
CULANTH 450S THE GLOBAL CARIBBEAN The course introduces students to the Caribbean as a transnational space that reflects the global... Crichlow, Michaeline
CULANTH 463S NIGHTMARE JAPAN Inquiry into social anxieties erupted through encounters with natural or man-made 'disasters.'... Ching, Leo
CULANTH 490S SPECIAL TOPICS Advanced Special Topics in Cultural Anthropology. Instructor: Staff Aidoo, Lamonte
CULANTH 498S SENIOR DISTINCTION SEMINAR No credit for Cultural Anthropology 498S without satisfactory completion of Cultural Anthropology... Baker, Lee
CULANTH 563S NIGHTMARE JAPAN Inquiry into social anxieties erupted through encounters with natural or man-made 'disasters.'... Ching, Leo
CULANTH 611 GLOBAL MENTAL HEALTH Examination of global mental health from perspectives of culture, public health, epidemiology,... Kaiser, Bronwyn
CULANTH 641S CITIZEN/SUBJECT:NEOLIBERAL AGE Explores studies of citizenship, quests to belong to a place, and institutional mechanisms people... Crichlow, Michaeline
CULANTH 715S NATIONALISM Focuses on anthropological approaches to the nation-state, nationalist movements, and state... Silverblatt, Irene
CULANTH 743S Anthro of Media and Mediation This graduate seminar introduces students to anthropological scholarship on the politics of media.... Stein, Rebecca
CULANTH 804S GRANT WRITING This course focuses on the development of the dissertation research proposal and the preparation of... McIntosh, Laurie
CULANTH 80S STUDIES-SPECIAL TOPICS Opportunities for first-year students to engage with a specific issue in cultural anthropology,... Staff, Departmental