AES 440 A: History And Memory: Race, Archives, And Afterlives

Meeting Time: 
TTh 10:30am - 12:20pm
Location: 
CMU 226
SLN: 
22181
Instructor:
Linh Nguyễn
Linh Thủy Nguyễn

Additional Details:

Textbooks:

The Best We Could Do by Thi Bui 
The Reeducation of Cherry Truong by Aimee Phan

Catalog Description: 
What is memorialized and archived and what is forgotten? Who produces knowledge and what counts as knowledge? Through historical and cultural studies approaches, this course examines how official and unofficial discourses deal with memory, violence, silence, haunting, history, and subjectivity. Topics may include U.S. empire and war, slavery, and colonialism. Prerequisite: AES 150 or AES 151 Offered: WSp.
GE Requirements: 
Diversity (DIV)
Individuals and Societies (I&S)
Visual, Literary, and Performing Arts (VLPA)
Credits: 
5.0
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
November 14, 2018 - 10:56am