Dept Banner
Dept Banner
-
-
-
-
-
-
-

Welcome to American Studies

The extensive and wide-ranging publications of our diverse faculty illustrate the richness of the field.  From Native wampum belts to rock ‘n’ roll, from urban fashion to 9/11 memorials, American Studies examines a range of materials to emphasize integrated approaches to the study of American history and culture.

 

Our faculty is dedicated to helping students learn to write well, to speak articulately, and to think analytically and creatively. These are skills necessary for success in any field. We are a small department, and we give students a great deal of individual attention. We try to maintain a small-college atmosphere within our enormous state university.

 

Our Vision

Why American Studies?

What are the Courses now?

Why American Studies?

News

Donald Trump is a Civil War Revisionist

MasurArticle

"Often overlooked in the brouhaha about Donald Trump’s comments on Andrew Jackson and the Civil War is the revisionist perspective that he offers. The President suggested that Andrew Jackson would have prevented the Civil War and the conflict could have been avoided. “Had Andrew Jackson been a little later,” said the President, “you wouldn’t have had the Civil War.” - See more at: http://historynewsnetwork.org/article/165846"

Upcoming Events

No events

Features

Islam in/and America Fall 2017

Follow Us

 FB-f-Logo  blue 29

Contact Us

rab cropped

Ruth Adams Building
131 George Street
RAB 024 & RAB 103
New Brunswick, NJ
08901-1414

tel. 848-932-9174