Courses - Upcoming

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Spring 2016

Asian-American Studies Courses

Qtr Course Section / SLN Instructor Meetings
spr AAS 101: Introduction To Asian American Studies

Provides an introduction to the interdisciplinary study of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in the United States. Examines issues of race, class, gender, and sexuality, immigration/migration, citizenship, labor, racialization, exclusion, social and political activism and social movements, family, community-building, war, imperialism, sovereignty, (post) colonialisms, transnationalism, culture, and creative expressions.

DIV, I&S
A - 10065 Jung, Moon-Ho T Th 10:30-12:20
SIG 134
spr AAS 101: Introduction To Asian American Studies

Provides an introduction to the interdisciplinary study of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in the United States. Examines issues of race, class, gender, and sexuality, immigration/migration, citizenship, labor, racialization, exclusion, social and political activism and social movements, family, community-building, war, imperialism, sovereignty, (post) colonialisms, transnationalism, culture, and creative expressions.

DIV, I&S
A - 10065 Jung, Moon-Ho T Th 10:30-12:20
SIG 134
spr AAS 101: Introduction To Asian American Studies

Provides an introduction to the interdisciplinary study of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in the United States. Examines issues of race, class, gender, and sexuality, immigration/migration, citizenship, labor, racialization, exclusion, social and political activism and social movements, family, community-building, war, imperialism, sovereignty, (post) colonialisms, transnationalism, culture, and creative expressions.

AA - 10066 F 09:30-10:20
SAV 131
spr AAS 101: Introduction To Asian American Studies

Provides an introduction to the interdisciplinary study of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in the United States. Examines issues of race, class, gender, and sexuality, immigration/migration, citizenship, labor, racialization, exclusion, social and political activism and social movements, family, community-building, war, imperialism, sovereignty, (post) colonialisms, transnationalism, culture, and creative expressions.

AA - 10066 F 09:30-10:20
SAV 131
spr AAS 101: Introduction To Asian American Studies

Provides an introduction to the interdisciplinary study of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in the United States. Examines issues of race, class, gender, and sexuality, immigration/migration, citizenship, labor, racialization, exclusion, social and political activism and social movements, family, community-building, war, imperialism, sovereignty, (post) colonialisms, transnationalism, culture, and creative expressions.

AB - 10067 F 09:30-10:20
SAV 156
spr AAS 101: Introduction To Asian American Studies

Provides an introduction to the interdisciplinary study of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in the United States. Examines issues of race, class, gender, and sexuality, immigration/migration, citizenship, labor, racialization, exclusion, social and political activism and social movements, family, community-building, war, imperialism, sovereignty, (post) colonialisms, transnationalism, culture, and creative expressions.

AB - 10067 F 09:30-10:20
SAV 156
spr AAS 101: Introduction To Asian American Studies

Provides an introduction to the interdisciplinary study of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in the United States. Examines issues of race, class, gender, and sexuality, immigration/migration, citizenship, labor, racialization, exclusion, social and political activism and social movements, family, community-building, war, imperialism, sovereignty, (post) colonialisms, transnationalism, culture, and creative expressions.

AC - 10068 F 10:30-11:20
CMU 226
spr AAS 101: Introduction To Asian American Studies

Provides an introduction to the interdisciplinary study of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in the United States. Examines issues of race, class, gender, and sexuality, immigration/migration, citizenship, labor, racialization, exclusion, social and political activism and social movements, family, community-building, war, imperialism, sovereignty, (post) colonialisms, transnationalism, culture, and creative expressions.

AC - 10068 F 10:30-11:20
CMU 226
spr AAS 101: Introduction To Asian American Studies

Provides an introduction to the interdisciplinary study of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in the United States. Examines issues of race, class, gender, and sexuality, immigration/migration, citizenship, labor, racialization, exclusion, social and political activism and social movements, family, community-building, war, imperialism, sovereignty, (post) colonialisms, transnationalism, culture, and creative expressions.

AD - 10069 F 10:30-11:20
CLK 316
spr AAS 101: Introduction To Asian American Studies

Provides an introduction to the interdisciplinary study of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in the United States. Examines issues of race, class, gender, and sexuality, immigration/migration, citizenship, labor, racialization, exclusion, social and political activism and social movements, family, community-building, war, imperialism, sovereignty, (post) colonialisms, transnationalism, culture, and creative expressions.

AD - 10069 F 10:30-11:20
CLK 316
spr AAS 101: Introduction To Asian American Studies

Provides an introduction to the interdisciplinary study of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in the United States. Examines issues of race, class, gender, and sexuality, immigration/migration, citizenship, labor, racialization, exclusion, social and political activism and social movements, family, community-building, war, imperialism, sovereignty, (post) colonialisms, transnationalism, culture, and creative expressions.

AE - 10070 F 11:30-12:20
CHL 105
spr AAS 101: Introduction To Asian American Studies

Provides an introduction to the interdisciplinary study of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in the United States. Examines issues of race, class, gender, and sexuality, immigration/migration, citizenship, labor, racialization, exclusion, social and political activism and social movements, family, community-building, war, imperialism, sovereignty, (post) colonialisms, transnationalism, culture, and creative expressions.

AE - 10070 F 11:30-12:20
CHL 105
spr AAS 101: Introduction To Asian American Studies

Provides an introduction to the interdisciplinary study of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in the United States. Examines issues of race, class, gender, and sexuality, immigration/migration, citizenship, labor, racialization, exclusion, social and political activism and social movements, family, community-building, war, imperialism, sovereignty, (post) colonialisms, transnationalism, culture, and creative expressions.

AF - 10071 F 11:30-12:20
BAG 106
spr AAS 101: Introduction To Asian American Studies

Provides an introduction to the interdisciplinary study of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in the United States. Examines issues of race, class, gender, and sexuality, immigration/migration, citizenship, labor, racialization, exclusion, social and political activism and social movements, family, community-building, war, imperialism, sovereignty, (post) colonialisms, transnationalism, culture, and creative expressions.

AF - 10071 F 11:30-12:20
BAG 106
spr AAS 210: Asian American And Pacific Islander American Identity: Race, Ethnicity, And Culture

Examines the interdisciplinary nature of Asian American and Pacific Islander American identity. Explores influences and manifestations of Asian and Pacific Islander ethnic identity, using literature, history, and social sciences. Topics include gender issues, socio-economic class, and mixed heritage in the United States.

DIV, I&S
A - 10072 Connie So T T
MEB
spr AAS 210: Asian American And Pacific Islander American Identity: Race, Ethnicity, And Culture

Examines the interdisciplinary nature of Asian American and Pacific Islander American identity. Explores influences and manifestations of Asian and Pacific Islander ethnic identity, using literature, history, and social sciences. Topics include gender issues, socio-economic class, and mixed heritage in the United States.

DIV, I&S
A - 10072 Connie So T T
MEB
spr AAS 220: Asian American Stereotypes In The Media

Asian stereotypes popularized by American literature, film, radio, and television and their effects on Asian American history, psychology, and community.

I&S
A - 10073 Connie So M W
CDH
spr AAS 220: Asian American Stereotypes In The Media

Asian stereotypes popularized by American literature, film, radio, and television and their effects on Asian American history, psychology, and community.

I&S
A - 10073 Connie So M W
CDH
spr AAS 250: Asian American Oral Histories

Explores the intersection of race, class, gender, and sexuality in the lives of diverse Asian Americans through readings of oral histories narrating powerful stories including immigration, war, refugee flight, exclusion and discrimination, activism, community building, labor, race relations, family, generation gap, gender role changes, domestic violence, adoption, mixed race, religion, and culture.

DIV, I&S
A - 10074 Gail Nomura T Th 09:30-11:20
SMI 211
spr AAS 250: Asian American Oral Histories

Explores the intersection of race, class, gender, and sexuality in the lives of diverse Asian Americans through readings of oral histories narrating powerful stories including immigration, war, refugee flight, exclusion and discrimination, activism, community building, labor, race relations, family, generation gap, gender role changes, domestic violence, adoption, mixed race, religion, and culture.

DIV, I&S
A - 10074 Gail Nomura T Th 09:30-11:20
SMI 211
spr AAS 310: Asian Americans And Pacific Islanders In The Pacific Northwest

Examines the history and lives of Asian Americans and Pacific Islander communities in the Pacific Northwest from the eighteenth century. Topics include immigration, labor, gender, community building, challenges to racial discrimination and inequities, and activism to achieve social justice. Emphasizes Washington/Seattle with discussion of Oregon, Idaho, and British Columbia.

DIV, I&S
A - 10075 Gail Nomura T Th 13:30-15:20
BNS 117
spr AAS 310: Asian Americans And Pacific Islanders In The Pacific Northwest

Examines the history and lives of Asian Americans and Pacific Islander communities in the Pacific Northwest from the eighteenth century. Topics include immigration, labor, gender, community building, challenges to racial discrimination and inequities, and activism to achieve social justice. Emphasizes Washington/Seattle with discussion of Oregon, Idaho, and British Columbia.

DIV, I&S
A - 10075 Gail Nomura T Th 13:30-15:20
BNS 117
spr AAS 320: Hawaii's Literatures

Covers views by Native Hawaiian and multicultural writers and composers, studied within historical contexts ranging from the eighteenth century to the present. Examines how the colonization of a sovereign people redefines culture in ethnocentric, racist, Orientialist ways. Analyzes strategies of decolonization as presented and interpreted in works studied.

DIV, VLPA
A - 10076 Stephen H. Sumida M W
PCAR
spr AAS 320: Hawaii's Literatures

Covers views by Native Hawaiian and multicultural writers and composers, studied within historical contexts ranging from the eighteenth century to the present. Examines how the colonization of a sovereign people redefines culture in ethnocentric, racist, Orientialist ways. Analyzes strategies of decolonization as presented and interpreted in works studied.

DIV, VLPA
A - 10076 Stephen H. Sumida M W
PCAR
spr AAS 380: Asian American Community: Discrimination, Power, And Affirmation

Covers three "sea-change" eras for Asian American communities: 1850 to 1941 (racial prejudice, discrimination, and perseverance); World War II to 1965 (inclusion of Asian communities except Japanese Americans); and 1965 to present (new Asian immigrant communities). Topics include theory, comparative history, gender issues, cultural norms and values, and socio-economic endeavors.

DIV, I&S
A - 10077 Tetsuden Kashima M W 13:30-15:20
CDH 717
spr AAS 380: Asian American Community: Discrimination, Power, And Affirmation

Covers three "sea-change" eras for Asian American communities: 1850 to 1941 (racial prejudice, discrimination, and perseverance); World War II to 1965 (inclusion of Asian communities except Japanese Americans); and 1965 to present (new Asian immigrant communities). Topics include theory, comparative history, gender issues, cultural norms and values, and socio-economic endeavors.

DIV, I&S
A - 10077 Tetsuden Kashima M W 13:30-15:20
CDH 717
spr AAS 499: Undergraduate Independent Study A - 10078 to be arranged -
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spr AAS 499: Undergraduate Independent Study A - 10078 to be arranged -
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spr AAS 499: Undergraduate Independent Study B - 10079 to be arranged -
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spr AAS 499: Undergraduate Independent Study B - 10079 to be arranged -
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spr AAS 499: Undergraduate Independent Study C - 10080 to be arranged -
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spr AAS 499: Undergraduate Independent Study C - 10080 to be arranged -
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spr AAS 499: Undergraduate Independent Study D - 10081 to be arranged -
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spr AAS 499: Undergraduate Independent Study D - 10081 to be arranged -
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