Fall 2019

Course Number Title Course Description Instructor
CULANTH 101 INTRO TO CULTURAL ANTHRO Theoretical approaches to analyzing cultural beliefs and practices cross-culturally; application of... Solomon, Harris
CULANTH 105 INTRO TO AFRICAN STUDIES A range of disciplinary perspectives on key topics in contemporary African Studies: nationalism and... Smith, Stephen
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 131 WORLD MUSIC Study of musical styles and practices in relation to issues of creativity, forms of power, and... Meintjes, Louise
CULANTH 140S EUROPEAN EMPIRES An introduction to political theories of imperialism and a comparative historical analysis of... Prendergast, Thomas
CULANTH 167S GTWY SEM: NATIONALISM What is a nation? What is a nation state? Is the nation state still a useful unit of government... Mestyan, Adam
CULANTH 170 ADVERTISING/SOCIETY: GLOBAL History and development of commercial advertising; advertising as a reflector and/or creator of... Timke, Ed
CULANTH 195 COMP APPR GLOBAL ISSUES Introduction to critical transnational studies through several disciplinary approaches. Examines... Rosenblatt, Adam
CULANTH 196FS PATIENT ACTIVISM AND ADVOCACY In the 1960s, patients appropriated the language and tactics of the civil rights movement to... Angrist, Misha
CULANTH 201 INTRO TO LINGUISTICS Introduction to the scientific study of linguistics and languages. Topics include the origin and... Price, Gareth
CULANTH 201 INTRO TO LINGUISTICS Introduction to the scientific study of linguistics and languages. Topics include the origin and... Clements, Gail
CULANTH 212 LANGUAGE AND SOCIETY Course examines language as a social practice, focusing on different aspects of its role in social... Clements, Gail
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 219S INTRO TO PERFORMANCE STUDIES Introduction to field of performance studies, with examples drawn from music, dance, theatre,... Staff, Departmental
CULANTH 220S GLOBAL 'MIXED RACE' STUDIES By exploring pioneering and controversial writings from both the social and the biological sciences... Ifekwunigwe, Jayne
CULANTH 225 STIMULANTS AND SOCIETY Undergraduate course on stimulants and legal "drug foods" (e.g. sugar, coffee, tea, tobacco) their... Folch, Christine
CULANTH 234S ANTHROPOLOGY AND EDUCATION Exploration of different conceptions of culture and the importance of employing cultural lenses to... Airall, Zoila
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 254 THE AMERICA BORDERLANDS Americas borderlands refers to the intersection of North and Latin America through the movement of... Nelson, Diane
CULANTH 256 ISLAMIC CIVILIZATION I First part of two-course sequence providing an extensive survey of Muslim peoples and institutions... Hassan, Mona
CULANTH 261D RACE, GENOMICS, AND SOCIETY The field of genetics has been at the forefront of discourse concerning the concept of race in... Royal, Charmaine
CULANTH 261D RACE, GENOMICS, AND SOCIETY The field of genetics has been at the forefront of discourse concerning the concept of race in... Royal, Charmaine
CULANTH 261D RACE, GENOMICS, AND SOCIETY The field of genetics has been at the forefront of discourse concerning the concept of race in... Royal, Charmaine
CULANTH 261D RACE, GENOMICS, AND SOCIETY The field of genetics has been at the forefront of discourse concerning the concept of race in... Royal, Charmaine
CULANTH 261D RACE, GENOMICS, AND SOCIETY The field of genetics has been at the forefront of discourse concerning the concept of race in... Royal, Charmaine
CULANTH 262S DOCUMENTING BLACK EXPERIENCES Interpretations of the black diaspora in documentary film from slavery to the present.... Tyson, Timothy
CULANTH 278 SEX/GENDER - NATURE/NURTURE Debates about sexuality, sex, and gender hinge on radically different ideas about relative effects... Wilson, Ara
CULANTH 280S ETHICS OF ETHNOGRAPHY Inquiry into the practical and ethical considerations of ethnography as both a research method and... Rego, Marcia
CULANTH 283S ISTANBUL Istanbul is the only city in the world located on two continents. Istanbul s Byzantine, Ottoman,... Göknar, Erdag
CULANTH 290 CURRENT ISSUES (TOPICS) Selected topics in methodology, theory, or area. Instructor: Staff Timke, Ed
CULANTH 290S CURRENT ISSUES (TOPICS) Same as Cultural Anthropology 290 except instruction is provided in seminar format. Instructor:... Deutsch, Sarah
CULANTH 290S CURRENT ISSUES (TOPICS) Same as Cultural Anthropology 290 except instruction is provided in seminar format. Instructor:... Brown, Margaret
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 305S WHITE PEOPLE Against the cross-cultural backdrop of other systems of hereditary privilege and of the political... Matory, J.
CULANTH 306 HEALTH, CULTURE, LATINO COMMUN Exploration of health issues in the Spanish-speaking world shaped by social, cultural, political,... Clifford, Joan
CULANTH 306 HEALTH, CULTURE, LATINO COMMUN Exploration of health issues in the Spanish-speaking world shaped by social, cultural, political,... Solorzano, Rosa
CULANTH 310S CONFLICT ANALYSIS IN AFRICA Utilizes four case studies to outline components of conflict analysis in Africa. Examines regional... Smith, Stephen
CULANTH 323 FUND. OF GLOBAL MENTAL HEALTH Examines global mental health from perspectives of culture, public health, epidemiology, human... Puffer, Eve
CULANTH 360 GLOBAL APPLE Examination of the Apple Corporation s development from a Silicon Valley garage operation to a... Litzinger, Ralph
CULANTH 365S THE WORLD OF JAPANESE POP CULT An examination of modern Japanese culture through a variety of media including literary texts,... Staff, Departmental
CULANTH 367S MAYAS, AZTECS, AND INCAS The basic philosophical architecture of the three great civilizations of America; Maya, Aztec and... Mignolo, Walter
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 Solomon, Harris
CULANTH 432S GENDER, SEX & CITIZENSHIP Explore current issues and debates relating to the relationship between gender, sexuality and... McIntosh, Laurie
CULANTH 439 QUEER CHINA Examines queer discourses, cultures, and social formations in China, Greater China, and the global... Rojas, Carlos
CULANTH 498S SENIOR DISTINCTION SEMINAR No credit for Cultural Anthropology 498S without satisfactory completion of Cultural Anthropology... Sebastian, Matthew
CULANTH 503S MOMENTS IN BLACK THEORY The time for black (radical) theory is now! This course introduces students to a series of thinkers... Makhulu, Anne-Maria
CULANTH 520S ECO-MEDIA This seminar explores film, photography, online media, museum and artistic productions about the... Litzinger, Ralph
CULANTH 535S RACE/RACISM/DEMOCRACY The paradox of racial inequality in societies that articulate principles of equality, democratic... Baker, Lee
CULANTH 590S SEMINAR SELECTED TOPICS Same as Cultural Anthropology 590 except instruction provided in seminar format. Instructor: Staff Makhulu, Anne-Maria
CULANTH 610S AFRICA, CUBA, BRAZIL Explores shared cultural history of three great populations separated by oceans but linked by slave... Matory, J.
CULANTH 727S DISSERTATION WRITERS' WORKSHOP Weekly seminar for Cultural Anthropology students who have returned from fieldwork and are in the... Wesolowski, Katya
CULANTH 730S STUDIES IN ETHNOMUSICOL(TOP) A theoretical and methodological exploration of ethnomusicological approaches to the study of music... Meintjes, Louise
CULANTH 745S FACTS OF LIFE Course will explore in detail our understandings of "facts" and "life." Using classic anthropology... Nelson, Diane
CULANTH 750S CITIZENSHIP In this course, we approach modern citizenship as a form of political belonging that is lived... McIntosh, Laurie
CULANTH 801S THEORIES CULTURAL ANTHRO A two-semester seminar in which the historical development of the field and its modern currents and... Starn, Orin
CULANTH 80S STUDIES-SPECIAL TOPICS Opportunities for first-year students to engage with a specific issue in cultural anthropology,... Alexander, Kelly
CULANTH 80S STUDIES-SPECIAL TOPICS Opportunities for first-year students to engage with a specific issue in cultural anthropology,... Bitter, Joella
CULANTH 80S STUDIES-SPECIAL TOPICS Opportunities for first-year students to engage with a specific issue in cultural anthropology,... Hung, Carla
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,... Staff, Departmental
CULANTH 89S FIRST-YEAR SEMINAR (TOP) Topics vary each semester offered. Instructor: Staff Starn, Orin