RCHUMS 334 - Special Topics in the Humanities
Fall 2021, Section 009 - Detroit: Artist as Activist
Instruction Mode: Section 009 is  In Person (see other Sections below)
Subject: RC Humanities (RCHUMS)
Department: LSA Residential College
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Details

Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
HU
Repeatability:
May be elected twice for credit. May be elected more than once in the same term.
Primary Instructor:

Description

This course will explore the role the arts have played in resisting systemic inequalities, fighting injustice, and giving voice to those on the margins. We will consider both the strengths and limitations of art, particularly creative writing, as a force for social change as well as art’s effectiveness in engaging communities. Further, we will use the study and practice of creative writing to deepen our understandings of and relationships with the city of Detroit.

Schedule

RCHUMS 334 - Special Topics in the Humanities
Schedule Listing
001 (SEM)
 In Person
29607
Open
9
8RC Ugrd
-
MW 1:00PM - 2:30PM
002 (SEM)
 In Person
25949
Closed
0
 
3
TuTh 2:30PM - 4:00PM
003 (SEM)
 In Person
32297
Closed
0
 
4
TuTh 11:30AM - 1:00PM
005 (SEM)
 In Person
25950
Open
3
9RC Ugrd
2
MW 11:30AM - 1:00PM
006 (SEM)
 In Person
25952
Open
4
 
-
Tu 4:00PM - 7:00PM
008 (SEM)
 In Person
29608
Open
4
2RC Ugrd
1
TuTh 1:00PM - 2:30PM
009 (SEM)
 In Person
29967
Open
16
 
-
Tu 2:00PM - 5:00PM
Note: Class meets in Detroit; transportation provided.
014 (SEM)
 In Person
30909
Closed
0
 
4
Tu 5:30PM - 8:30PM

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