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  1. 2015-2016 Courses

    of these represent the legacy of the popular American Jewish entertainment music and culture which began to emerge ... on mainstream American popular culture, influencing popular television shows such as “Sex and the City,” ... in the classical music canon.  But it also explores the cultural biases implied by the very notion of a canon.  We ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 10/11/2016 - 15:08

  2. White Fear and Race War in the time of Dred Scott

    of Dred Scott: The Supreme Court's pronouncement that African Americans had "no right which ... the white man was bound to respect" as the legal codification of the history of slavery and white ... by Soul:  Life inside the Antebellum Slave Market and, most recently, River of Dark Dreams:  Slavery ...

    dab8s - 02/13/2017 - 16:18

  3. Cooking Data: Culture and Politics in an African Research World

    on-the-ground dynamics and practices of survey research cultures mediate the production of “clean” numbers? ... collection—are made and unmade by practices and processes on the ground. Through close analysis of the embodied ... on the cultural translation of survey concepts such as probability, the techniques and technologies used ...

    manager - 10/11/2016 - 15:39

  4. Linguistic Anthropology Seminar-- Fall 2010

    Language and the Culture of Preservation. Suggested Readings Grenoble, Lenore A. and Lindsay J. Whaley. ... studies. In this paper I report on a new longitudinal study of stability and change in African American ... be speaking the evening before (Thursday, September 30) at 5:00 pm in Wilson 301 on "African American ...

    Ashley Williams - 11/22/2016 - 13:08

  5. McGann

    C American 20th C British Bibliography Book History & Culture Digital Humanities Romanticism Textual ... "Swinburne, 'Hertha', and the Voice of Language", Victorian Literature and Culture 36.2 (2008): ... various hands], Iowa Journal of Cultural Studies, 8/9 (Spring-Fall 2006): 135-137 "High Instincts ...

    artsci - 09/14/2016 - 13:55

  6. Pavilion Seminars

    and extreme violence. And yet the city represents a unique culture that lives on in the collective memory ... the United States constantly makes us question assumptions about race, history, identity, and culture ... between a formerly French city and an American nation. In the texts and other materials we will study, ...

    Carey Carothers - 11/09/2017 - 15:41

  7. Perry

    Pre-Doctoral Fellow (American Studies) University of Maryland "To Go to Nature’s ... Manufactory’: The Material Ecology of Slavery in Antebellum Maryland" My dissertation examines ... the environmental history of slavery in antebellum Maryland and is particularly attentive to the ways enslaved ...

    dab8s - 08/26/2016 - 10:53

  8. Spring 2018 Courses

    of women, and African-American and other minority composers in contemporary music? How did improvisation ... in the classical music canon.  But it also explores the cultural biases implied by the very notion of a canon.  We ... does music signify, and how does it convey meaning? What cultural significance has it assumed ...

    artsci - 11/10/2017 - 11:43

  9. 2014-2015 Courses

    the musical literatures that make up the common listening experience of contemporary Americans, emphasizing ... accounts of the role of sound and listening in global cultures, focusing on the contemporary and historical ... with jazz, rock, African and Latin American music and to improve ones facility in playing these patterns. ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 06/22/2016 - 15:44

  10. Wallace

    and cultural studies, nineteenth-century American literature, the history and representation of American ... in African American Men’s Literature and Culture, 1775-1995, a book on the history of black manhood ... American Literature 19th Century American Literature Gender Studies Visual Culture Core Faculty English ...

    dab8s - 06/30/2017 - 11:28