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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Departments, Academic

Upcoming Events

Mapping Abundance for a Planetary Future

As late liberal settler colonialism shores up thresholds between what it deems Life and Nonlife, cartography as the interface through which humans articulate...

3/26 2pm
 "Worldmaking: Race, Performance, and the Work of Creativity" by Dorinne Kondo; Book celebration and signing "Worldmaking: Race, Performance, and the Work of Creativity" by Dorinne Kondo; Book celebration and signing

Save the date for this special book signing event celebrating Worldmaking: Race, Performance, and the Work of Creativity by Dorinne Kondo (Professor of...

4/4 4pm
Depathologizing Trans Childhood: Racial Justice and the History of Plasticity by  Julian Gill-Peterson

As trans health care shifts towards a nostensibly affirmative model, how has it actually foreclosed the depathologization of trans childhood? This talk...

4/11 3:30pm

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ASE Open House

10/24/2018

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