AMCULT 311 - American Culture and the Humanities
Section: 007 America's Asia: Asian Americans, Pacific Islanders, and the Cold War
Term: WN 2018
Subject: American Culture (AMCULT)
Department: LSA American Culture
Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
HU
Repeatability:
May be elected twice for credit. May be elected more than once in the same term.
Primary Instructor:

Godzilla, James Bond, Hawaii Five-O — the Cold War gifted audiences with many entertaining distractions in a climate of global and political uncertainty. While the Cold War has often been narrated as a standoff between U.S. and Soviet superpowers, this course provides a survey to the history of the Cold War in Asia and the Pacific Islands, a place where experiences were often not “cold” at all. Asians and Pacific Islander histories will be considered front and center, as we uncover the lived realities of war, colonialism, and unrest from 1945-91. Issues of interest include race, gender, and sexuality in popular Cold War culture and ideology, nuclear testing, food, and migration.

AMCULT 311 - American Culture and the Humanities
Schedule Listing
006 (LEC)
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28504
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W 5:00PM - 8:00PM
007 (LEC)
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31397
Open
35
 
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MW 2:30PM - 4:00PM
008 (LEC)
P
32741
Open
35
 
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TuTh 11:30AM - 1:00PM
009 (LEC)
P
32987
Open
15
 
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MW 11:30AM - 1:00PM
010 (LEC)
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33606
Open
25
 
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W 2:00PM - 5:00PM
011 (LEC)
P
33830
Open
25
 
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MW 2:30PM - 4:00PM
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