Courses of Study 2023-2024 
    Jun 15, 2024  
Courses of Study 2023-2024 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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ANTHR 1101 - FWS: Culture, Society, and Power


Fall, Spring. 3 credits. Letter grades only.

First-Year Writing Seminar.


This First-Year Writing Seminar is devoted to the anthropological study of the human condition. Anthropology examines all aspects of human experience, from the evolution of the species to contemporary challenges of politics, environment, and society. The discipline emphasizes empirically rich field research informed by sophisticated theoretical understandings of human social life and cultural production. The diversity of anthropology’s interests provides a diverse array of stimulating opportunities to write critically about the human condition. Topics vary by semester.

Topics for 2023-2024 may include:

Title Instructor
FWS: Canoe Cultures in America: Commerce, Conquest, Contradictions A. Arcadi
FWS: Mapping out Blackness K. Beras
FWS: The Making of Work S. Gurung
FWS: Desiring the ‘Other’: Politics of Love and Marginality A. Kang
FWS: Writing Through the War on Drugs J. Mitchell
FWS: It’s About Time a. Passerini
FWS: The US South X. Robillard-Martel

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