Courses - Current and Upcoming

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Spring 2015

American Ethnic Studies Courses

Course Section / SLN Instructor Meetings
AES 151: Identities, Cultures, And Power Across American Ethnic Groups

Provides an introduction to the major theories, debates, and issues concerning the study of identities and cultures of American ethnic groups as they are constituted through relationships of power.

DIV, I&S
A - 10169 Rick Bonus M W 09:30-11:20
JHN 102
AES 151: Identities, Cultures, And Power Across American Ethnic Groups

Provides an introduction to the major theories, debates, and issues concerning the study of identities and cultures of American ethnic groups as they are constituted through relationships of power.

AA - 10170 Kim, Soh Yeun F 09:30-10:20
CLK 219
AES 151: Identities, Cultures, And Power Across American Ethnic Groups

Provides an introduction to the major theories, debates, and issues concerning the study of identities and cultures of American ethnic groups as they are constituted through relationships of power.

AB - 10171 Lee, Rachel Naomi F 09:30-10:20
CLK 316
AES 151: Identities, Cultures, And Power Across American Ethnic Groups

Provides an introduction to the major theories, debates, and issues concerning the study of identities and cultures of American ethnic groups as they are constituted through relationships of power.

AC - 10172 Kim, Soh Yeun F 10:30-11:20
CLK 219
AES 151: Identities, Cultures, And Power Across American Ethnic Groups

Provides an introduction to the major theories, debates, and issues concerning the study of identities and cultures of American ethnic groups as they are constituted through relationships of power.

AD - 10173 Lee, Rachel Naomi F 10:30-11:20
PCAR 492
AES 151: Identities, Cultures, And Power Across American Ethnic Groups

Provides an introduction to the major theories, debates, and issues concerning the study of identities and cultures of American ethnic groups as they are constituted through relationships of power.

AF - 10175 Vo, Thi-Le F 11:30-12:20
ART 004
AES 151: Identities, Cultures, And Power Across American Ethnic Groups

Provides an introduction to the major theories, debates, and issues concerning the study of identities and cultures of American ethnic groups as they are constituted through relationships of power.

AH - 10177 Vo, Thi-Le F 12:30-13:20
ART 004
AES 212: Comparative American Ethnic Literature

Reviews selected texts by African American, American Indian, Asian American, Chicano/Latino, and Euro American writers. Includes a comparison of how texts envision and interpret a diverse American culture and social, political relations among peoples of the United States. Explores the power of cultural agency in the creation of America's literature.

DIV, I&S, VLPA
A - 10178 Lauro H. Flores
Juan Felipe Herrera
T Th 09:30-11:20
SIG 134
AES 212: Comparative American Ethnic Literature

Reviews selected texts by African American, American Indian, Asian American, Chicano/Latino, and Euro American writers. Includes a comparison of how texts envision and interpret a diverse American culture and social, political relations among peoples of the United States. Explores the power of cultural agency in the creation of America's literature.

AA - 10179 Karmy-Jones, Safiya F 09:30-10:20
BNS 117
AES 212: Comparative American Ethnic Literature

Reviews selected texts by African American, American Indian, Asian American, Chicano/Latino, and Euro American writers. Includes a comparison of how texts envision and interpret a diverse American culture and social, political relations among peoples of the United States. Explores the power of cultural agency in the creation of America's literature.

AB - 10180 Escalera, Gibran F 10:30-11:20
SMI 304
AES 322: Gender, Race, And Class In Social Stratification

The intersection of race, class, and gender in the lives of women of color in the United States from historical and contemporary perspectives. Topics include racism, classism, sexism, activism, sexuality, and inter-racial dynamics between women of color groups. Prerequisite: GWSS 200. Offered: jointly with GWSS 300.

DIV, I&S
A - 10182 Ross, Luana K. T Th 13:30-15:20
SAV 264
AES 333: Race And Ethnicity In The U.s. Military

The experiences of racial minorities in the military. Topics include segregation of units, desegregation of military, career limitations and opportunities, minority women, military families, racism, and role of veterans in civil rights struggles after service.

I&S
A - 10183 Salas, Elizabeth M W 11:30-13:20
AND 008
AES 340: Race, Ethnicity, And Education

Focuses on critical social and political dimensions of race and ethnicity as they relate to issues and practices of pedagogy and power in American education. Considers schooling as sites at which contemporary politics of diversity play out amidst increasingly diverse demographics of students, teachers, and parents.

DIV, I&S
A - 10184 Rick Bonus M W 13:30-15:20
CDH 109
AES 340: Race, Ethnicity, And Education

Focuses on critical social and political dimensions of race and ethnicity as they relate to issues and practices of pedagogy and power in American education. Considers schooling as sites at which contemporary politics of diversity play out amidst increasingly diverse demographics of students, teachers, and parents.

AA - 10185 Patek, Trisha K F 13:30-14:20
BNS 117
AES 340: Race, Ethnicity, And Education

Focuses on critical social and political dimensions of race and ethnicity as they relate to issues and practices of pedagogy and power in American education. Considers schooling as sites at which contemporary politics of diversity play out amidst increasingly diverse demographics of students, teachers, and parents.

AB - 10186 Patek, Trisha K F 14:30-15:20
BNS 117
AES 494: Community Practicum And Internship

Faculty supervised practicum and internship experience in variety of settings and agencies, e.g., ethnic specific agencies, government and civic community-based offices. Students contribute skills and knowledge to respective communities and gain experience by working with professionals and community organizers. Credit/no-credit only.

A - 10190 to be arranged -
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AES 496: Honors Senior Thesis

Supervised individual and independent/tutorial study for AES Departmental Honors students involving research, writing, project completion, and completion of a major 30-page paper or commensurate project. Offered: AWSpS.

A - 10191 to be arranged -
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AES 498: Special Topics In American Ethnic Studies

Designed to provide the student an opportunity to concentrate on one specific aspect of American Ethnic Studies through a comparative, interdisciplinary approach.

I&S, VLPA
A - 20625 Lauro H. Flores
Juan Felipe Herrera
M W 09:30-11:20
CMU 326
AES 499: Independent Study Or Research

Independent readings and/or research under the supervision of a faculty member.

A - 10192 to be arranged -
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Summer 2015 Full-term

American Ethnic Studies Courses

Course Section / SLN Instructor Meetings
AES 322: Gender, Race, And Class In Social Stratification

The intersection of race, class, and gender in the lives of women of color in the United States from historical and contemporary perspectives. Topics include racism, classism, sexism, activism, sexuality, and inter-racial dynamics between women of color groups. Prerequisite: GWSS 200. Offered: jointly with GWSS 300.

DIV, I&S
A - 10036 Ramirez Arreola, Maria E. T Th 13:10-15:20
LOW 219
AES 389: Race, Gender, And Sexuality In The Media

Introduction to media representations of gender, race, and sexuality. Offered: jointly with COM 389/GWSS 389.

DIV, I&S
A - 10037 Spratt, Margaret M W 09:40-11:50
CMU 326
AES 494: Community Practicum And Internship

Faculty supervised practicum and internship experience in variety of settings and agencies, e.g., ethnic specific agencies, government and civic community-based offices. Students contribute skills and knowledge to respective communities and gain experience by working with professionals and community organizers. Credit/no-credit only.

A - 10038 to be arranged -
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AES 499: Independent Study Or Research

Independent readings and/or research under the supervision of a faculty member.

A - 10041 to be arranged -
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