Courses

Fall 2017 Cultural Studies Courses

CULS-C 601: Introduction to Cultural Studies

Please email cstudies@indiana.edu for more information on our Fall 2017 C601 offering.

CULS-C 701: Special Topics in Cultural Studies

Professor Purnima Bose
CULS-C 701 Topics in Cultural Studies
Topic: Introduction to Post-Colonial Studies
TR 9:30AM-10:45AM WH 205
Above class meets with ENG-L 643

Professor William Rasch
CULS-C 701 Topics in Cultural Studies
Topic: Philosophical Discourse of Modernity
TR 4:00PM-5:15PM AC107
Above class meets with GERM-G 623

Professor Raiford Guins
CULS-C 701 Topics in Cultural Studies
Topic: Media: Life History of Objects
M 2:30PM-5:00PM FF212
Above class meets with MSCH-C 793

Professor Ishan Ashutosh
CULS-C 701 Topics in Cultural Studies
Topic: Mobilities
W 4:15PM-6:45PM SB014
Above class meets with GEOG-G 441 and GEOG-G 520

Professor Scott Herring
CULS-C 701 Topics in Cultural Studies
Topic: Research in Gender and Sexuality
W 1:00PM-4:00PM AC103
Above class meets with ENG-L 752

Professor Majed Akhter
CULS-C 701 Topics in Cultural Studies
Topic: Water and Society
MW 1:00PM-3:30PM SB005
Above class meets with GEOG-G 453 and GEOG-G 553
Above class meets second eight weeks only

Professor Marvin Sterling
CULS-C 701 Topics in Cultural Studies
Topic: World Fiction and Cultural Anthropology
MW 2:30PM-3:45PM BH108
Above class meets with ANTH-E 593 and ANTH-E 393

Professor Jeffrey Gould
CULS-C 701 Topics in Cultural Studies
Topic: Seminar in Latin American History
T 7:00PM-9:00PM BH137
Above class meets with HIST-H 765

Professor Jonathan Elmer
CULS-C 701 Topics in Cultural Studies
Topic: Research in Textual and Media Studies
M 1:00PM-4:00PM AC103
Above class meets with ENG-L 746

Professor Rebecca Lave
CULS-C 701 Topics in Cultural Studies
Topic: Capitalism and Nature
W 9:30AM-12:00PM SB 005
Above class meets with GEOG-G 448 and GEOG-G 548

Professor Radhika Parameswaran
CULS-C 701 Topics in Cultural Studies
Topic: Cultural Studies Approaches to Pedagogy
R 2:30PM-5:00PM FF212
Above class meets with MSCH-M 555

Professor Paul Anderson
CULS-C 701 Topics in Cultural Studies
Topic: Introduction to American Studies
M 1:00PM-4:00PM BH522
Above class meets with AMST-G 603

Professor Stephanie DeBoer
CULS-C 701 Topics in Cultural Studies
Topic: Space, Place, and Media
Date/Time TBA
Above class meets with MSCH-C 792

General Course Information

C601 Introduction to Cultural Studies (4 credits). Survey of main issues, theories, and methods in cultural studies. Topics may include communications and mass culture; gender, race, and the social construction of identity; historiographic and ethnographic approaches to modern cultures and societies.

C701 Special Topics in Cultural Studies (3-4 credits). Prerequisite: C601 or consent of instructor. Advanced exploration of a specific issue in cultural studies.

Examples of Recently Offered C701 Courses:

  • Anthropology and Citizenship
  • The Child, Queerly
  • Extreme Masculinities
  • Contesting Culture as Property
  • Images and Critique in Public Culture
  • Variations in Blackness
  • The ‘Other’ in Modern Japanese Literature and Film
  • Food and Culture
  • Methods of Media Research
  • Rhetorical Theories of Cultural Production

C790 Independent Readings in Cultural Studies (3-4 credits). Prerequisite: consent of the instructor. Open only to students minoring in Cultural Studies. Click on the link above for instructions on arranging and registering for C790.