Africana Studies & Research Center (ASRC)Arts and Sciences

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

ASRC 1202

This two-course sequence assumes no previous knowledge of Arabic and provides a thorough grounding in the four language skills of listening, speaking, reading, and writing. It starts with the alphabet ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ARAB 1202

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  3925 ASRC 1202   SEM 102

    • MTWRF To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Shahda, A

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ARAB 1202

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  3926 ASRC 1202   SEM 103

    • MTWRF To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Younes, M

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ARAB 1202

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  3927 ASRC 1202   SEM 104

    • MTWRF To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Shahda, A

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

ASRC 1500

This course offers an introduction to the study of Africa, the U.S., the Caribbean and other diasporas.  This course will examine, through a range of disciplines, among them literature, history, politics, ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: AMST 1500GOVT 1503

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6815 ASRC 1500   LEC 001

    • MW To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Taiwo, O

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    This course will not fulfill the introductory course requirement for Government.

ASRC 1650

This course offers an introduction to the philosophy of race. It canvasses key debates in the field concerning the metaphysical status of race, the relationship between the concept of race and racism (and ... view course details

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Syllabi:
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: PHIL 1650

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7430 ASRC 1650   LEC 001

    • TR To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Yost, B

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

ASRC 1856

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Syllabi: none
  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 19467 ASRC 1856   SEM 101

    • MW To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Aching, G

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    For more information about First-Year Writing Seminars, see the Knight Institute website at http://knight.as.cornell.edu/.

ASRC 1857

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Syllabi: none
  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 19794 ASRC 1857   SEM 101

    • TR To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Brown, A

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    For more information about First-Year Writing Seminars, see the Knight Institute website at http://knight.as.cornell.edu/.

ASRC 1858

This course dispenses with Eurocentric approaches to the study of Africa. Instead, it centers Africans as knowledge producers. We will ask such questions as: Did philosophy begin in Africa? Are there unique ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 19468 ASRC 1858   SEM 101

    • MW To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • El Nabolsy, Z

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    For more information about First-Year Writing Seminars, see the Knight Institute website at http://knight.as.cornell.edu/.

ASRC 1900

The digital revolution has made an enormous amount of information available to research scholars, but discovering resources and using them effectively can be challenging. This course introduces students ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Seven Week - Second.  Combined with: LSP 1101

  • 1 Credit Graded

  • 19826 ASRC 1900   LEC 001

    • MW To Be Assigned
    • Mar 16 - May 10, 2022
    • Ottaviano, T

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

ASRC 2025

Apartheid was a brutal system of segregating every aspect of life for different racial groups in South Africa. This notorious system of racial oppression survived for four and a half decades before it ... view course details

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Syllabi:
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: HIST 2025SHUM 2025

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 20273 ASRC 2025   SEM 101

    • MW To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Borah, A

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

ASRC 2091

According to the 2019 Trafficking in Persons Report released by the U.S. State Department, 24.9 million people worldwide are currently the victims of human trafficking and modern-day slavery. ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: AMST 2092HIST 2091LATA 2091

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18556 ASRC 2091   SEM 101

    • MW To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Schmitt, C

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

ASRC 2200

In this two-course sequence learners continue to develop the four language skills of listening, speaking, reading, and writing and grammar foundation through the extensive use of graded materials on a ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ARAB 2202

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6227 ASRC 2200   SEM 101

    • MTWR To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Al-Omar, B

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ARAB 2202

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  3947 ASRC 2200   SEM 102

    • MTWR To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Al-Omar, B

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

ASRC 2204

This course is designed for students who are interested in reading the language of the Qur'an with accuracy and understanding. The first week (4 classes) will be devoted to an introduction of the history ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ARAB 2204NES 2204RELST 2204

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7974 ASRC 2204   SEM 101

    • MTWR To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Younes, M

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

ASRC 2308

This course examines the development of the Caribbean since the Haitian Revolution.  It  will focus on the nineteenth and twentieth centuries and our readings pay particular attention to the ways in which ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: HIST 2541LATA 2308

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 17806 ASRC 2308   LEC 001

    • TR To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Byfield, J

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

ASRC 2317

This seminar will introduce students to the expanding and dynamic historiography of the African diaspora. The most astute scholars of the African diaspora argue that diaspora is not to be conflated with ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: HIST 2307LATA 2307

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  • 18560 ASRC 2317   SEM 101

    • TR To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Byfield, J

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

ASRC 2354

This seminar examines some of the political and cultural visions of Africa and Africans held by African-American intellectuals and activists in the 19th and 20th centuries. Emphasis is placed ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: AMST 2354HIST 2354

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 17733 ASRC 2354   SEM 101

    • MW To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Rickford, R

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

ASRC 2512

This course focuses on African American women in the 20th century. The experiences of black women will be examined from a social, practical, communal, and gendered perspective. Topics include the Club ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture. Discussion optional. Combined with: AMST 2512FGSS 2512HIST 2512

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17801 ASRC 2512   LEC 001

    • TR To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Nunley, T

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  • 17802 ASRC 2512   DIS 201

    • W To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Staff

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  • 17803 ASRC 2512   DIS 202

    • W To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Staff

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

ASRC 2674

This course examines major trends in the evolution of the Middle East in the modern era. Focusing on the 19th and 20th centuries and ending with the  "Arab Spring," we will consider Middle East history ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: GOVT 2747HIST 2674NES 2674

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18849 ASRC 2674   LEC 001

    • MWF To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Staff

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

ASRC 2750

These seminars offer an introduction to the humanities by exploring historical, cultural, social, and political themes. Students will explore themes in critical dialogue with a range of texts and media ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: AMST 2751ENGL 2950SHUM 2750

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • Topic: Environmental Justice in Upstate NY

  • 18932 ASRC 2750   SEM 103

    • TR To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Reynolds, M

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Enrollment preference will be given to students in the Humanities Scholars Program. See the Humanities Scholars Program website for the specific description of SHUM 2750, SEM 103, "Environmental Justice in Upstate NY." https://as.cornell.edu/research/hsp-core-courses

ASRC 3101

In this two-semester sequence, learners will be introduced to authentic, unedited Arabic language materials ranging from short stories, and poems, to newspaper articles dealing with social,  political,  ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ARAB 3202

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  5434 ASRC 3101   SEM 101

    • MTWR To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Al-Omar, B

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

ASRC 3222

Fall topic: Cicero's Pro Caelio and Pro Milone; Spring topic: African Writers. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: LATIN 3220LATIN 5230

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • Topic: African Writers

  • 17427 ASRC 3222   SEM 101

    • TR To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Fontaine, M

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

ASRC 3330

Put into questions, the aims of this course are as follow: Should anyone worry about China's presence in Africa? Is China's presence part of the recolonizing of the Continent? Alternatively, is China's ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: GOVT 3333

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 19307 ASRC 3330   SEM 101

    • MW To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Grovogui, S

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

ASRC 3350

The Beyoncé Nation course at Cornell, which has been requested regularly over the past several years, is finally back by popular demand!  Beyoncé's trajectory from Houston, Texas as a member of the group ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: AMST 3355ENGL 3950FGSS 3350

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 18144 ASRC 3350   SEM 101

    • TR To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Richardson, R

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

ASRC 3401

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: AMST 3401GOVT 3211

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18182 ASRC 3401   SEM 101

    • MW To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Grovogui, S

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

ASRC 3405

In the early 1590s, a mysterious cartographer drew a map of the Americas for eager and curious European audiences. The orientation of the map was from the perspective of a ship crossing the Atlantic and ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: AMST 3404HIST 3405LATA 3405

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18568 ASRC 3405   LEC 001

    • MW To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Schmitt, C

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

ASRC 3440

This course will look at how literature based at sea helps both shape and challenge concepts of freedom and capital. By looking at the relationship between the sea-faring economy and its relationship to ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: AMST 3442ENGL 3440

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18767 ASRC 3440   SEM 101

    • TR To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Warren, L

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

ASRC 3625

Frederick Douglass (1818?-1895) and France Harper's (1825-1911) careers as activists, orators, writers, and suffragists spanned the better part of the nineteenth century, from the age of enslavement through ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: AMST 3625ENGL 3625

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17597 ASRC 3625   SEM 101

    • MW To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Spires, D

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

ASRC 3652

What impact did Africa's involvement in the slave trade and its colonization by Europe have on its long-term economic health? What role have post-independence political decisions made within Africa and ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: HIST 3652

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7561 ASRC 3652   LEC 001

    • MWF To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Greene, S

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

ASRC 3734

After the violent events in Charlottesville in 2017, and especially the January 6th insurrection at the US Capitol in 2021, most people have become aware of the extreme form of white political identities ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: AMST 3734ENGL 3734

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 19132 ASRC 3734   SEM 101

    • TR To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Mohanty, S

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

ASRC 3742

When an African and an African American meet, solidarity is presumed, but often friction is the result.  In this course, we will consider how Africans and African Americans see each other through literature.  ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: AMST 3732ENGL 3742SHUM 3742

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7308 ASRC 3742   SEM 101

    • MWF To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Ngugi, M

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

ASRC 4002

Rates of chronic disease and other health conditions, including mental illness and substance use disorders, have surged over the past three decades, owing largely to structural factors associated with ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: AMST 4002SOC 4010

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7570 ASRC 4002   SEM 101

    • TR To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Ezell, J

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

ASRC 4112

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ENGL 4911

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 18866 ASRC 4112   SEM 101

    • TR To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Farred, G

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

ASRC 4113

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: AMST 4113ENGL 4913

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 19309 ASRC 4113   SEM 101

    • TR To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Farred, G

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

ASRC 4155

In 1662, the Virginia House of Burgesses passed a law that made African slavery inheritable through matrilineal descent. Partus sequiter ventrem codified the economic and legal value associated with the ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  • 18955 ASRC 4155   SEM 101

    • W To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Nunley, T

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

ASRC 4602

There are two contrasting views of the status and role of women in Africa. One view portrays African women as controlled by men in all social institutions. Another view projects women as having a relatively ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ASRC 6602

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7587 ASRC 4602   SEM 101

    • TR To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Assie-Lumumba, N

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

ASRC 4653

Historical biographies are one of the most popular forms of historical writing. In this course we will examine the challenges and opportunities of writing biographies set in the pre-1800 world by focusing ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ASRC 6653HIST 4653HIST 6653

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18381 ASRC 4653   SEM 101

    • W To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Greene, S

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

ASRC 4655

This course takes up literatures and arts of Black speculation in the broadest terms, from science fiction and fantasy to Afrofuturism and Afropunk to Phillis Wheatley's and Outkast's poetics. We'll give ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: AMST 4603ENGL 4605SHUM 4605

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17637 ASRC 4655   SEM 101

    • W To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Spires, D

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

ASRC 4668

This seminar will examine the theoretical, critical, and practical methods necessary for the identification and interpretation of archives through the lenses of Afro-Puerto Rican and Afro-diasporic afterlives. ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  • 18155 ASRC 4668   SEM 101

    • T To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Figueroa-Vasquez, Y

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

ASRC 4669

This course examines the history of policing in Black communities from its origins in slavery, through the Civil Rights/Black Power eras and the War on Drugs, to the present day. Specifically, it reveals ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  • 18150 ASRC 4669   SEM 101

    • R To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Alexander, L

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

ASRC 4670

DNA has become a pervasive feature of our lives, and a critical object through which race and justice are imagined and contested. DNA shapes how we think about ancestral pasts, medical futures, identity, ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  • 18178 ASRC 4670   SEM 101

    • R To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Tamarkin, N

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

ASRC 4721

This course focuses on issues of conflict, peace, and reconciliation in Israel and the Palestinian Territories as well as Sub-Saharan Africa. Both regions exemplify how issues ranging from nationalism ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •  6863 ASRC 4721   SEM 101

    • R Washington, DC
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Leuenberger, C

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Taught in Washington, DC. This is part of the Cornell in Washington program..

ASRC 4901

For senior Africana Studies majors working on honors theses, with selected reading, research projects, etc., under the supervision of a member of the Africana Studies and Research Center faculty. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  4680 ASRC 4901   IND 602

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Staff

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  4681 ASRC 4901   IND 607

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Boyce Davies, C

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  4682 ASRC 4901   IND 608

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Assie-Lumumba, N

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  4683 ASRC 4901   IND 609

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Hassan, S

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  4684 ASRC 4901   IND 610

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Farred, G

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  5026 ASRC 4901   IND 611

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Staff

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  4685 ASRC 4901   IND 612

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Richardson, R

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  4686 ASRC 4901   IND 613

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Byfield, J

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  5205 ASRC 4901   IND 614

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Staff

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  5566 ASRC 4901   IND 615

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Aching, G

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  5567 ASRC 4901   IND 616

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Rooks, N

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  5745 ASRC 4901   IND 617

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • LaBennett, O

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  5746 ASRC 4901   IND 618

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Taiwo, O

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  5760 ASRC 4901   IND 619

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Grovogui, S

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6286 ASRC 4901   IND 620

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Gaines, K

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6287 ASRC 4901   IND 621

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Snorton, C

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

ASRC 4903

For students working on special topics, with selected reading, research projects, etc., under the supervision of a member of the Africana Studies and Research Center faculty. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  4666 ASRC 4903   IND 602

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Edmondson, L

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  4667 ASRC 4903   IND 607

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Boyce Davies, C

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  4668 ASRC 4903   IND 608

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Assie-Lumumba, N

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  4669 ASRC 4903   IND 609

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Hassan, S

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  4670 ASRC 4903   IND 610

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Farred, G

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  4671 ASRC 4903   IND 612

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Richardson, R

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  4672 ASRC 4903   IND 613

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Byfield, J

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  5211 ASRC 4903   IND 615

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Grovogui, S

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  5275 ASRC 4903   IND 617

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Gosa, T

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  5276 ASRC 4903   IND 618

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Ademoyo, A

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  5568 ASRC 4903   IND 619

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Aching, G

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  5569 ASRC 4903   IND 620

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Rooks, N

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  5664 ASRC 4903   IND 622

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Bulugu, H

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  5747 ASRC 4903   IND 623

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • LaBennett, O

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  5748 ASRC 4903   IND 624

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Taiwo, O

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6707 ASRC 4903   IND 625

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Sheppard, S

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7265 ASRC 4903   IND 626

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Staff

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

ASRC 6003

This course covers the basic epistemology for social sciences research, integrating an explicit focus on applied mixed methods approaches (quantitative and qualitative) for conducting original "real world" ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: AMST 6003SOC 6000

  • 3 Credits Graded

  •  7600 ASRC 6003   SEM 101

    • T To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Ezell, J

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

ASRC 6155

In 1662, the Virginia House of Burgesses passed a law that made African slavery inheritable through matrilineal descent. Partus sequiter ventrem codified the economic and legal value associated with the ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  • 18956 ASRC 6155   SEM 101

    • W To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Nunley, T

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

ASRC 6602

There are two contrasting views of the status and role of women in Africa. One view portrays African women as controlled by men in all social institutions. Another view projects women as having a relatively ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ASRC 4602

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7586 ASRC 6602   SEM 101

    • TR To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Assie-Lumumba, N

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

ASRC 6653

Historical biographies are one of the most popular forms of historical writing. In this course we will examine the challenges and opportunities of writing biographies set in the pre-1800 world by focusing ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ASRC 4653HIST 4653HIST 6653

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18383 ASRC 6653   SEM 101

    • W To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Greene, S

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

ASRC 6668

This seminar will examine the theoretical, critical, and practical methods necessary for the identification and interpretation of archives through the lenses of Afro-Puerto Rican and Afro-diasporic afterlives. ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  • 18418 ASRC 6668   SEM 101

    • T To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Figueroa-Vasquez, Y

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

ASRC 6669

This course examines the history of policing in Black communities from its origins in slavery, through the Civil Rights/Black Power eras and the War on Drugs, to the present day. Specifically, it reveals ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  • 18423 ASRC 6669   SEM 101

    • R To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Alexander, L

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

ASRC 6670

DNA has become a pervasive feature of our lives, and a critical object through which race and justice are imagined and contested. DNA shapes how we think about ancestral pasts, medical futures, identity, ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  • 18479 ASRC 6670   SEM 101

    • R To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Tamarkin, N

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

ASRC 6819

Urban Justice Labs are innovative seminars designed to bring students into direct contact with complex questions about race and social justice within the context of American urban culture, architecture, ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  • Topic: Seeing to Be in the Aftermath

  • 18646 ASRC 6819   SEM 101

    • M To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Van Clief-Stefanon, L

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

ASRC 6901

Independent study course in topics not covered in regularly scheduled courses. Students select a topic in consultation with the faculty member who has agreed to supervise the course work. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  4673 ASRC 6901   IND 602

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Ezell, J

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  5027 ASRC 6901   IND 604

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Staff

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  4674 ASRC 6901   IND 607

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Boyce Davies, C

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  4675 ASRC 6901   IND 608

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Assie-Lumumba, N

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  4676 ASRC 6901   IND 609

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Hassan, S

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  4677 ASRC 6901   IND 610

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Farred, G

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  5028 ASRC 6901   IND 611

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Staff

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  4678 ASRC 6901   IND 612

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Richardson, R

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  4679 ASRC 6901   IND 613

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Byfield, J

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  5212 ASRC 6901   IND 614

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Goffe, T

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  5570 ASRC 6901   IND 615

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Aching, G

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  5571 ASRC 6901   IND 616

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Rooks, N

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  5749 ASRC 6901   IND 617

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • LaBennett, O

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  5750 ASRC 6901   IND 618

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Taiwo, O

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6717 ASRC 6901   IND 619

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Sheppard, S

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7287 ASRC 6901   IND 620

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Ademoyo, A

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

ASRC 6903

The seminar is coordinated and supervised by one professor but team taught by three or four faculty members per semester. Each participating faculty member is responsible for a topical segment of the course ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • Topic: Cultural, Literary, Visual Analysis

  •  5928 ASRC 6903   SEM 101

    • R To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Richardson, R

  • Instruction Mode: In Person