Ethnography and Writing
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Division: The New School for Social Research
Course Number: GANT 6310
Course Format: Seminar
Location: NYC campus
Permission Required: No
This seminar explores some of the modes of writing available to anthropologists. It will focus on ethnography as a genre and on some of the more intriguing attempts to locate its borders. Materials will range widely across relevant writings, both fiction and non-fiction. Students will develop extended written projects that route their own topical interests and prior research through the preoccupations of the course. Open to second-year MA students only. For MA students of the NSSR anthropology department, this seminar fulfills the requirements of a Practices course.
Course Open to: Degree Students with Restrictions
Open to Anthropology students.