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Graduate Course Offerings – SPRING 2020

SPRING 2020

5000 Level Courses

HIST 5241 - Exhibits and Museums

Title: HIST 5241 – Exhibits and Museums

Instructor: Victoria Cain

CRN: 37176

Sequence: Thursdays, 4:30 – 7:00 PM

Description: Considers the history of museums and exhibitions from a transnational perspective in order to examine the various roles museums have played in historical and contemporary global culture. Explores museums as cultural institutions and institutional cultures through historical and theoretical readings, museum visits, and the development of students’ own exhibitions. Currently among the world’s most popular sites of education and leisure, museums have held a wide range of social, political, and cultural roles over the past 500 years. Offers students an opportunity to develop more acute insight into the ways museums and their exhibitions have made and reflected ideas about history, science, art, identity, and culture.

7000 Level Courses

HIST 7219 - Digital Space & Place

Title: HIST 7219 – Digital Space & Place

Instructor: Cameron Blevins

CRN: 35975

Sequence: Wednesdays, 4:30 – 7:00 PM

Description: Special Topic course on digital space and place.

HIST 7221 - Global Middle East

Title: HIST 7221 – Global Middle East

Instructor: Ilham Khuri-Makdisi

CRN: 35193

Sequence: Tuesdays, 4:30 – 7:00 PM

Description: Offers readings on selected themes and issues on the Global Middle East

HIST 7320 - Research Seminar on Violence in Public Memory

Title: HIST 7320 – Research Seminar on Violence in Public Memory

Instructor: Marty Blatt

CRN: 37178

Sequence: Mondays, 4:30 – 7:00 PM

Description: Research Seminar on Violence in Public Memory.