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Courses - Fall 2018
USLT
Latina/o Studies
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USLT201
U.S. Latina/o Studies I: An Historical Overview to the 1960's
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
CORE: SH, D
Interdisciplinary course focusing on demographics, terminology and social constructs of race, class, ethnicity, indigeneity, gender, and sexuality associated with the historical and political roots of US Latinidades. Examines the formation, evolution an adaptation of US Latina/o communities as critical field of inquiry.
USLT320
Afro-Latinx Diasporas
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Credit only granted for: USLT319A, USLT320, or AMST328E.
Formerly: USLT319A.
Examines the history of the African diaspora and the Afro-Latinx populations in the United States. Explores transnational migrations, comparative slave systems, labor, community formation, gender, sexuality, popular culture, and the changing meanings of blackness and latinidad.
Also offered as AMST328E.
USLT498D
US Latina/o Studies: Special Topics; Central Americans and the United States: Culture, Politics, and Community
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
Also offered as AMST498C. Credit granted for USLT498D or AMST498C.
USLT498N
US Latina/o Studies: Special Topics; Globalization and the Diversifying US
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Also offered as AMST498W and IMMR419J. Credit granted for USLT498N, AMST498W, or IMMR419J. Prerequisite: At least three credit hours of prior coursework in AMST.