Introduction to American Cultures

Lecture, four hours; discussion, one hour (when scheduled). Requisites: English Composition 3, English 4W or 4HW or 4WS. Exploration of question of what is meant by America, and hence what is meant by American culture and American studies. Addresses concepts of origins (real or imagined beginnings of cultural formations), identities (narratives of people and places), and media (creative process as manifest in aesthetic forms, artistic movements, and information systems). P/NP or letter grading.

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6.7 / 10
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6.7 / 10
Time
0-5 hrs/week
Overall
6.7 / 10

Reviews

    Quarter Taken: Winter 2023 In-Person
    Grade: A

    interesting class, very chill with super understanding & aware prof (Silva) and TA (Rae)

Course

Instructor
McMillan, U.G.
Previously taught
23W

Grading Information

  • No group projects

  • Attendance not required

  • 0 midterms

  • No final

  • 100% recommend the textbook

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