For over 40 years, American Studies with its distinguished faculty has promoted scholarship on cultures and politics of the United States.  We emphasize the interdisciplinary study of literature, history, culture, and social sciences.  Our faculty are dedicated teachers who research and offer courses in law and politics; race and ethnicity; gender and sexuality; popular culture and folklore; technology and economy.  We offer the minor in Race and Ethnic Studies and sponsor the Asian American Studies Initiative.

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Upcoming Events

Wed Oct 01 @ 8:00AM - 05:00PM
CONF: Asians in the Americas Symposium
Wed Oct 08 @ 8:00AM - 05:00PM
CONF: Marking Time: Prison Arts and Activism
Fri Oct 24 @10:00AM - 04:00PM
CONF: Income Inequality and US Politics and Culture
Tue Oct 28 @ 7:30PM - 09:00PM
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