Category of Race: Theory, Genesis, Construction, Democracy
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Division: Eugene Lang College The New School for Liberal Arts
Department: Cultural Studies
Course Number: LCST 3090
Course Format: Seminar
Location: NYC campus
Permission Required: Yes
- Cultural Studies
- Ethnic Studies
- Media & Culture
*Category of Race: Theory, Genesis, Construction, Democracy* [Track C] This seminar examines the origins and evolution of the category of race in America. We will consider the social and cultural “conditions of possibility” for the existence, reproduction, contestation, and democratization of this category. We will also weigh theoretical and methodological issues pertaining to the study of “race.” [Track C]
Course Open to: Majors Only
Open to Undergraduate students.