Spring 2017

Course Number Title Course Description Instructor
CULANTH 101 INTRO TO CULTURAL ANTHRO Theoretical approaches to analyzing cultural beliefs and practices cross-culturally; application of... Allison, Anne
CULANTH 104D INTRODUCTION TO HUMAN RIGHTS This course introduces students to the field of human rights. The course has two primary purposes:... Kirk, Robin
CULANTH 104D INTRODUCTION TO HUMAN RIGHTS This course introduces students to the field of human rights. The course has two primary purposes:... Kirk, Robin
CULANTH 104D INTRODUCTION TO HUMAN RIGHTS This course introduces students to the field of human rights. The course has two primary purposes:... Kirk, Robin
CULANTH 105 INTRO TO AFRICAN STUDIES A range of disciplinary perspectives on key topics in contemporary African Studies: nationalism and... Shapiro, Karin
CULANTH 106S DOC EXPER: A VIDEO APPR A documentary approach to the study of local communities through video production projects assigned... Hawkins, Gary
CULANTH 137 MUSIC/SOCIAL LIFE/SCENES Study of musical styles and performance practices in relation to issues of identity and other... Byerly, Ingrid
CULANTH 170 ADVERTISING/SOCIETY: GLOBAL History and development of commercial advertising; advertising as a reflector and/or creator of... O'Barr, William
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... Clements, Gail
CULANTH 202 LANGUAGES OF THE WORLD The major languages of the world viewed in the context of the communicative and significate... Baran, Dominika
CULANTH 203 MARXISM AND SOCIETY Introduction to Marx's core concepts, such as alienation, commodity, and revolution. Includes... Hardt, Michael
CULANTH 205 THE LAW AND LANGUAGE Intersections of language and law and legal institutions examined from a comparative approach, i.e... Newcity, Michael
CULANTH 208 ANTHROPOLOGY OF RACE Human variation and the historical development of concepts of race; science and scientific racism;... Baker, Lee
CULANTH 210 GLOBAL CULTURE Globalization examined through some of its dominant cultural forms the marketing of pop music, the... Parish, Erin
CULANTH 214S SHAMANISM & SPIRIT POSESSION Anthropological, psychological, and Religious Studies approaches to cross-cultural study of spirit... Freeman, John
CULANTH 216S GLOBAL MIGRATION & ETHICS Same as Cultural Anthropology 216 except in seminar format. Instructor: McIntosh Shanahan, Suzanne
CULANTH 218S ANTHROPOLOGY and GH Investigates connections between anthropology and global health. Readings based on ethnographic... Solomon, Harris
CULANTH 222S SOUND IN SOCIAL LIFE Considers sonic environments as socially cultivated and sound production (recording, processing,... Hammond, Jere (Jay)
CULANTH 232 GENDER AND LANGUAGE Theoretical approaches to the question of the interrelationship of gender and language including... Andrews, Edna
CULANTH 234S ANTHROPOLOGY AND EDUCATION Exploration of different conceptions of culture and the importance of employing cultural lenses to... Airall, Zoila
CULANTH 243 CULTURE/POL-LATIN AMER Key themes in Latin American societies, including art, literature, history, violence and human... Friede, Stephanie
CULANTH 256 ISLAMIC CIVILIZATION I First part of two-course sequence providing an extensive survey of Muslim peoples and institutions... Hassan, Mona
CULANTH 273 THE MIDDLE EAST THROUGH FILM Film as access into the region through a series of direct as well as poetic connections woven... Kipervaser, Anna
CULANTH 290S CURRENT ISSUES (TOPICS) Same as Cultural Anthropology 290 except instruction is provided in seminar format. Instructor:... Lebron, Marisol
CULANTH 290S CURRENT ISSUES (TOPICS) Same as Cultural Anthropology 290 except instruction is provided in seminar format. Instructor:... Shareef, Shahrazad
CULANTH 290S CURRENT ISSUES (TOPICS) Same as Cultural Anthropology 290 except instruction is provided in seminar format. Instructor:... Rubinstein, Yair
CULANTH 290S CURRENT ISSUES (TOPICS) Same as Cultural Anthropology 290 except instruction is provided in seminar format. Instructor:... Grosz, Elizabeth
CULANTH 290S CURRENT ISSUES (TOPICS) Same as Cultural Anthropology 290 except instruction is provided in seminar format. Instructor:... Gonzalez, Jaime
CULANTH 290S CURRENT ISSUES (TOPICS) Same as Cultural Anthropology 290 except instruction is provided in seminar format. Instructor:... Baran, Dominika
CULANTH 290S CURRENT ISSUES (TOPICS) Same as Cultural Anthropology 290 except instruction is provided in seminar format. Instructor:... Malone, David
CULANTH 290S CURRENT ISSUES (TOPICS) Same as Cultural Anthropology 290 except instruction is provided in seminar format. Instructor:... Naderi, Navid
CULANTH 290S CURRENT ISSUES (TOPICS) Same as Cultural Anthropology 290 except instruction is provided in seminar format. Instructor:... Lau, Barbara A
CULANTH 301 THEORETICAL FOUNDATIONS Major schools and theories of cultural anthropology. Open to seniors and juniors. Sophomores by... Makhulu, Anne-Maria
CULANTH 302 FIELDWORK METHODS Anthropology as a discipline (a field of study) and the site where anthropologists work: the field... Wesolowski, Katya
CULANTH 303S THEORY TODAY Introduction to major areas of research in Global Cultural Studies with focus on specific... Chow, Rey
CULANTH 306 HEALTH, CULTURE, LATINO COMMUN Exploration of health issues in the Spanish-speaking world shaped by social, cultural, political,... Solorzano, Rosa
CULANTH 306 HEALTH, CULTURE, LATINO COMMUN Exploration of health issues in the Spanish-speaking world shaped by social, cultural, political,... Fernandez, Bethzaida
CULANTH 307 DEVELOPMENT AND AFRICA Addresses the vexed issue of economic development in Africa - its many failures, its occasional... Piot, Charles
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 312 WAR & PUBLIC HEALTH IN AFRICA An inquiry into the nature of contemporary war in sub-Saharan Africa and its human cost. Uses... Smith, Stephen
CULANTH 316S BREAKDANCERS, VOCALOIDS & GAME Youth subcultural styles, communities, and practices studied across East Asia. Through anthropology... Dixon, Dwayne
CULANTH 333S THE WIRE Examines all 60 episodes of the HBO series "The Wire." Described as "socially robust" by one... Makhulu, Anne-Maria
CULANTH 335 HISTORY OF HIP-HOP What began as a localized activity designed to provide a safe haven for Black and Latino youth in... Douthit, Patrick
CULANTH 342 MIGRATION & HUMAN TRAFFICKING Examination of the meaning of migration in the global world through cross-disciplinary texts and... Crichlow, Michaeline
CULANTH 345S ENERGY & ENVIRO JUSTICE Advanced undergraduate seminar on comparative energy crises and natural resource management. Uses... Folch, Christine
CULANTH 347S THE UNIVERSITY AS A CULTURE The university generates some of the most influential forms of knowledge in the world, yet we... Matory, J.
CULANTH 347T MEMORY BANDITS TUTORIAL This is affiliated with a Bass Connections project that takes on the societal and cultural... Kirk, Robin
CULANTH 366S TRAUMA IN ASIA Space and Trauma across Asia. Introduces theoretical framework of "trauma discourse;" examines how... Kwon, Nayoung
CULANTH 385S RACE/CULTURE OF AFRI DIASPORA Course reveals the diversity of black life in the Americas, Europe, and the Middle East through... Matory, J.
CULANTH 409 SURVIVING GLOBALIZATION Global Change entails a multiplicity of environmental, social, economic, political and cultural... Crichlow, Michaeline
CULANTH 424-1 MEDICAL ANTHROPOLOGY Cross-cultural study of health and illness. Instructor: Solomon Wesolowski, Katya
CULANTH 473 TWO KOREAS Introduces the divided histories of North and South Korea and their contemporary legacies in... Kwon, Nayoung
CULANTH 490S SPECIAL TOPICS Advanced Special Topics in Cultural Anthropology. Instructor: Staff Velasquez Nimatuj, Irma
CULANTH 499S SENIOR DISTINCTION SEMINAR Continuation of Cultural Anthropology 498S, and required for credit for 498S. Consent of director... Smithson, Brian
CULANTH 590S SEMINAR SELECTED TOPICS Same as Cultural Anthropology 590 except instruction provided in seminar format. Instructor: Staff Nelson, Diane
CULANTH 660 HEALTH IN THE AFRICAN DIASPORA Exposes and explores the individual and joint contributions of biological and non-biological... Royal, Charmaine
CULANTH 727S DISSERTATION WRITERS' WORKSHOP Weekly seminar for Cultural Anthropology students who have returned from fieldwork and are in the... Meintjes, Louise
CULANTH 802S THEORIES CULTURAL ANTHRO A two-semester seminar in which the historical development of the field and its modern currents and... Meintjes, Louise
CULANTH 803S RESEARCH METHODS PORTFOLIO SEM In addition to exploring a range of research methods, students work on their field reading lists... Nelson, Diane
CULANTH 80S STUDIES-SPECIAL TOPICS Opportunities for first-year students to engage with a specific issue in cultural anthropology,... Staff, Departmental
CULANTH 80S STUDIES-SPECIAL TOPICS Opportunities for first-year students to engage with a specific issue in cultural anthropology,... Staff, Departmental
CULANTH 80S STUDIES-SPECIAL TOPICS Opportunities for first-year students to engage with a specific issue in cultural anthropology,... Cramblit, Mackenzie
CULANTH 890S ADVANCED SELECTED TOPICS Special topics in methodology, theory, or area. Consent of instructor required. Instructor: Staff Litzinger, Ralph
CULANTH 89S FIRST-YEAR SEMINAR (TOP) Topics vary each semester offered. Instructor: Staff Byerly, Ingrid
CULANTH 89S FIRST-YEAR SEMINAR (TOP) Topics vary each semester offered. Instructor: Staff Aidoo, Lamonte
CULANTH 89S FIRST-YEAR SEMINAR (TOP) Topics vary each semester offered. Instructor: Staff Forte, Maurizio