Cultures and Politics of the America Borderlands


Americas borderlands refers to the intersection of North and Latin America through the movement of people, products, ideas, and technologies with focus on culture and agri-culture, including the production of food and pharmaceuticals-legal and illegal; explores dirt as concept of matter out of place and people without place and how sustenance can become poison; examines histories of Latin American bodies as 'terrain' for US-based scientific experiments.
Curriculum Codes
  • CCI
  • EI
  • STS
  • SS
Cross-Listed As
  • ICS 254
  • LSGS 254
  • RIGHTS 254
Typically Offered
Fall and/or Spring