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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 2008

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050
101
Intro. to Am. Studies
Backes
07599
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050
228
The Contemporary American
Gillespie
04865
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050
259
Popular Culture
Backes
09915
050
261
Am. Best Seller
Shonkwiler
10895
050 264 American Folklife Gillespie
13261
050
265
Am. Experimental Film & Video
Nigrin
09931
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050
281
Am. As A Business Civ.
Stern
06037
050
300:01
Memoir as History
Stubaus
09278
050
300:02
Law, Race & Lit.:Intro to Critical Race Theory
Isaacs
16096
   050 301:01 Hip Hop:History & Culture Fleetwood
13262
050 301:02 Literary Journalism Siegel
09277
050
303
Decade in Am. Studies
Fleetwood
09276
050
305
Images & Narratives of War
Barnett
10896
050
306
Am. Detective Fiction & Film
Duus
13263
050
324
Wayward Americans (Freehold Campus)
Zemla
15796
050
330
Am. Cults & Communes
Rockland
13264
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050 335 Jewish-Am Women Fishbein
13265
050 341 The Child in America Fishbein
13266
050
487
The Nexus of Film & Literature
Rockland
10898
050
488
Hemingway & His Influence
Barnett
08028
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090
101:18
Twin Towers: Rise & Fall
Gillespie
12502
090
101:44


From Personal Adds to Body Politics: On the Narratives of Sexuality
Sifuentes
15232

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