W 1/15: History in the Now
M 1/20: A White Man's Country?
W 1/22: War, Manhood, Violence, and Citizenship I
M 1/27: War, Manhood, Violence, and Citizenship IIW 1/29: Back to Africa? Immigration, Emigration, and Colonization
M 2/3: Forty Acres and a Mule
W 2/5: Domestic and Industrial Labor in the New South
M 2/10: Family and Kinship
W 2/12: Community Life and Institution-Building
M 2/17: (SNOW - CLASSES CANCELLED)
W 2/19: "Old Negro"/New Negro": An American Typology
M 2/24: Lynching
W 2/26: Race, Culture and Tradition: Jazz as Cultural Property
W 3/12: Midterm
M 3/17: New Demographies and Changing Political Landscapes
W 3/19: New Cultural Currents in African-American Life
M 3/24: The Two Worlds of Emmett Till
W 3/26: Blacks and Organized Labor/The Great Depression and the New Deal
M 4/14: "Black Power" in Hollywood
W 4/16: From Blues to R & B
M 4/21: Race and Sport
W 4/23: Hip-Hop and the Globalization of African-American Culture
F 4/25: Short Paper Due, 4 pm.
M 4/28: In-Class Discussion/Review: Where are we now?