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Meet Prof. Maria Kennedy.  Prof. Maria Kennedy specializes in the theory and practice of public folklore and humanities, their genres of representation, and their institutions, with a focus on performance theory, festival genres, and anthropology
Meet Prof. Jameson Sweet. Prof. Jimmy Sweet specializes in Native American and Indigenous studies. His work in the 19th century analyzes the legal and racial complexities of American Indians of mixed Indian and European ancestry with a focus on kins
"Being Muslim: A Cultural History of Women of Color in American Islam" By Prof. Sylvia Chan-Malik. From the stories that she gathers, Prof. Chan-Malik demonstrates the diversity and similarities of Black, Arab, South Asian, Latina, and m
Faculty Excellence: Nicole Fleetwood.  "Showcasing the Humanity of the Incarcerated. " Nicole Fleetwood, an associate professor of American Studies at Rutgers-New Brunswick and scholar on incarceration, has collaborated with Aperture magazin
Prof. Andy Urban publishes: "Brokering Servitude: Migration and the Politics of Domestic Labor." In Brokering Servitude, Andrew Urban offers a history of domestic servants, focusing on how Irish immigrant women, Chinese immigrant men, a
Make America Great Again? These People Switched Careers. "As a student at Rutgers University, Mr. Hansen majored in American studies and volunteered for various community organizations. But after graduating, he was drawn to the tech scene and learn
SAS Race and Ethnic Studies Minor. The minor in Comparative and Critical Race and Ethnic Studies is designed to introduce students to the history and politics of racial formation by bringing together courses from multiple departments engaged in th
Prof. Jeff Decker publishes "The Other Rights Revolution."  Decker demonstrates how legal and constitutional battles over property rights, preservation, and the environment helped to shape the political ideas and policy agendas of modern conservati
DISCOVER ASIAN AMERICA.  Asian American Studies Learning Community.  Throughout the semester, students will think about, discuss, and debate representations of Asian Americans in literature, history, politics, film, scholarship, current events, and popular culture.  Apply Today.  Open to all undergraduate students.  Meets on Fridays from 1:40 to 3:00pm at the Asian American Cultural Center.  Email rick.lee to request an application.
Helene K. Grynberg Scholarship For American Studies Majors.  The American Studies Department is pleased to announce scholarships for declared American Studies Majors!  To request an application, please speak with your American Studies faculty advisor.

Course Offerings Fall 2009

Dept.
Course No.
Title
Professor
Index
Desc.
Syl.
Info.
050
101
Intro. to Am. Studies
Rockland
27128
pdf Yes pdf Yes
050
101H
Intro. to Am. Studies (Honors)
Fleetwood
33982 pdf Yes
050
227
19th C. Am. Lit. & Culture
Barnett
37037 pdf Yes
050
228
The Contemporary American
Gillespie
24596
050
250
Culture of the Port. Speaking Communities in the US
Serra
34761 pdf Yes
050
259
Popular Culture
Ferguson
29178
050
265
Am. Experimental Film & Video
Nigrin
29192
pdf Yes
050
300:01
Race Matters
Fishbein
28650
050
300:02
Gay Male Lit Since Stonewall
Lee pdf Yes pdf Yes
050
300:80 WM
Generations in Conflict
Backes 36917 pdf Yes pdf Yes
050
301:01
On the Road: American Mobility
Rockland
31398 pdf Yes
050
303
Decade in Am. Studies
Duus
28648
050
307
Culture of the 60s
Echols
33983 pdf Yes
050
315
American Documentary
Fleeetwood
33984 pdf Yes
050
325
Women on the Fringe
Fishbein
33985 pdf pdf Yes
050
326
Culture of Am. Women
Echols
33986 pdf Yes
050
331
Ethnic America
Isaac
33987 pdf Yes pdf Yes
050
355 WM
Museums, Monuments & Am. Culture
Ferguson 37038 pdf Yes pdf Yes
050
366
Folklore of Am Groups
Gillespie 33988 pdf Yes pdf Yes
050
487
American Narratives
Barnett
29974
090
101:22
Twin Towers: Rise & Fall
Gillespie
30919

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