Spring 2017 - American Cultures colloquia

Spring 2017 HC 444H/431H: The March Continues: The Civil Rights and Human Rights Movement Past, Present and Future

Professor: Daniel Miller

4 credits

•  CRN 32614: Mondays & Wednesdays, 16:00 – 17:50 @ LILLIS 111

Graduation Requirement: This class will fulfill both of the following requirements: a Social Science Colloquium and an American Cultures multicultural class. If you have already taken a Social Science Colloquium, this class will fulfill both of the following requirements: an Elective Colloquium and an American Cultures multicultural class.

This class views and analyzes the classic US Civil Rights Movement and its aftermath and the personal, cultural, social, political, economic, and ideological forces that came together in opposition and in unity to change the world at that time. We hope to shed light on the contemporary rise of Civil and Human Rights abuses, and racism, poverty, inequality and state violence movements today. Read More