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: Yes
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. 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.