AMST 1101

AMST 1101

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2021-2022.

This course provides an introduction to interdisciplinary considerations of American culture. Specific topics change from year to year and may include: food and nature, broadly defined; the transformation of gendered public and private spheres; indigenous, immigrant, and racialized cultures and countercultures; industrialization and the struggles over labor; the rise of leisure; the relationship between politics and culture; and the development of consumer culture. These themes will be examined through a variety of media, such as literature, historical writing, menus, music, art, film, architecture, etc. The course will also give attention to the many methods through which scholars have, over time, developed the discipline of American Studies.

When Offered Spring.

Breadth Requirement (HB)
Distribution Category (CA-AS, ALC-AS, SCD-AS)

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion.

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6794 AMST 1101   LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  •  7129 AMST 1101   DIS 201

    • M McGraw Hall 145
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Staff

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  •  7130 AMST 1101   DIS 202

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  •  7131 AMST 1101   DIS 203

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  •  7132 AMST 1101   DIS 204

  • Instruction Mode: In Person