American Studies and Ethnicity

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A multi-disciplinary department that investigates problems of race, immigration, urban geography, culture, power, gender, sexuality and social justice. 

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Upcoming Events

Race and Upward Mobility

A roundtable discussion of Elda María Román’s book with scholar Raúl Coronado (UC Berkeley) and filmmaker Jacinto Aganza Moderated by Karen Tongson Elda...

9/20 4pm
“Psychological Identities” in the Harlem Renaissance

A Lecture by Cheryl Walker, Claremont Colleges What is a “psychological identity” and why is this term relevant to African American Modernism in the...

10/18 4pm
ASE Open House

Enjoy a sneak peak of some incredible undergraduate classes being offered next semester, including videos, trailers, and conversations with Professors Chris...

10/24 2pm

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