HONORS 250 - Sophomore Seminar
Section: 004 Cuba : Race and Nation
Term: FA 2006
Subject: Honors Program (HONORS)
Department: LSA Honors
Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
RE, SS
Other:
Honors, Theme
Advisory Prerequisites:
Open to Honors students with sophomore standing.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

Cuba has long occupied a vital place in the Caribbean and continues to be the object of metropolitan competition and imaginings. This seminar introduces students to the history and culture of Cuba since its wars of independence in the late 19th century. It focuses on the development of Cuban nationalism with relation to concepts of race, paying particular attention to music and religious practice as arenas in which issues of historical memory, forms of identity and political organization have been contested. It traces intersections between Cuba and other countries, both in the movement of people across borders and relations with major powers. A wide variety of materials will be used, including primary documents, film, and audio. Students will write two papers and make a presentation.

HONORS 250 - Sophomore Seminar
Schedule Listing
001 (SEM)
P
12766
Open
2
2LSA Hnrs
-
TuTh 11:30AM - 1:00PM
Note: meets with Linguistics 105, section 001.
002 (SEM)
P
12767
Open
6
4LSA Hnrs
-
Tu 3:00PM - 5:00PM
003 (SEM)
P
27886
Closed
0
5LSA Hnrs Y1
1Enrollment Management
-
TuTh 2:30PM - 4:00PM
Note: Immigrants Then and Now (meetswith Sociology 105)
004 (SEM)
P
23363
Open
5
4LSA Hnrs
-
TuTh 2:30PM - 4:00PM
Note: Meets with Anthro 258 and History 358.
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