Syllabi

Syllabi that attend to some combination of performance, theatre, visual media, writing and ethnography

GIRL STORIES: RACE, POLITICS, AND PEDAGOGY, Melissa Harris-Parry and Dani Parker, LINK TO SYLLABUS

SPECULATIVE ANTHROPOLOGY, Anand Pandian, John Hopkins University, LINK TO SYLLABUS

ANTHROPOLOGY THROUGH SCIENCE FICTION AND FANTASY, Angela Macmillan, Western University,LINK TO SYLLABUS (PDF).

ANTHROPOLOGY OF SOUND, Alexandrine Boudrealut-Fournier, UVIC, LINK TO SYLLABUS (PDF). 

EXPLORATIONS IN ORAL NARRATIVE, J.W. Fernandez, Department of Anthropology, University of Chicago, LINK TO SYLLABUS (website).

SENSORY ETHNOGRAPHY, Lisa Stevenson, Department of Anthropology, McGill University.

SENSE AND SCIENTIFIC SENSIBILITY, Sophia Roosth, Gender and Sexuality Studies, Brown University, LINK TO SYLLABUS (PDF).

ANTHROPOLOGY OF THE SENSES, Zulfikar Hirji and Natasha Myers, Department of Anthropology, York University, LINK TO SYLLABUS (website). 

SEMINAR IN MEDIA, CULTURE AND COMMUNICATION, Martin Scherzinger Department of Media, Culture, and Communication, New York University, LINK TO SYLLABUS (PDF).

ANTHROPOLOGY AND LITERATURE, Michele Dominy,
 Department of Anthropology, 
Bard College,
LINK TO SYLLABUS (website).

COMMUNICATION CONTEXTS: SEMINAR IN PERFORMANCE STUDIES, Kurt Lindemann, San Diego State University.

VISUAL ANTHROPOLOGY, Jean Dennison, University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill.

ANTHROPOLOGY 499: MANAGING THE PAST:  CULTURE, MEMORY, AND RECONCILIATION AFTER MASS TRAUMA, Erica Lehrer, Department of Anthropology, Univeristy of Illinois.

DIGITAL STORYTELLING: THE AESTHETICS AND PRACTICES OF NEW MEDIA, Patrick Johnson, Experimental College at Tufts University.

AUDIO ETHNOGRAPHY: LISTENING TO CULTURES AND COMMUNITIES, Catherine Braun, Department of English, Bowling Green State University. 

LANGUAGE AND THE BODY, Erika Hoffmann-Dilloway, Department of Anthropology, Oberlin College, LINK TO SYLLABUS (PDF).

ETHNOGRAPHY AND FILM, Dr. James Aimers, Department of Anthropology, Geneseo University, LINK TO SYLLABUS (website).

CONVERSATION IN EVERYDAY LIFE, B. B. Schieffelin, Department of Anthropology, New York University, LINK TO SYLLABUS (PDF).

PRACTICES OF LOOKING: VISUAL CULTURE AND CONTEMPORARY LIFE, Craig Campbell, Department of Anthropology, The University of Texas Austin, LINK TO SYLLABUS (PDF). 

THE PHOTOGRAPHIC IMAGE, Craig Campbell, Department of Anthropology, The University of Texas Austin, LINK TO SYLLABUS (PDF). 

ARCHIVE AND EPHEMERA, Craig Campbell, Department of Anthropology, The University of Texas Austin, LINK TO SYLLABUS (PDF). 

INTRODUCTION TO EXPRESSIVE CULTURE, Craig Campbell, Department of Anthropology, The University of Texas Austin, LINK TO SYLLABUS (PDF). 

ETHNOGRAPHIC FILM: HISTORY AND THEORY OF ETHNOGRAPHIC REPRESENTATION ON FILM AND VIDEO, Deborah Matzner, Department of Anthropology, Wellesley College, LINK TO SYLLABUS (PDF). 

THE GLOBAL CITY AND MEDIA ETHNOGRAPHY:PRACTICE-LED TRANSCULTURAL MEDIA RESEARCH, Alan Feldman;Rosella Raggazzi ( University of Tromsø, Norway); Roshini Kempadoo (University of East London); Mark Curren (Dublin Institute of Technology & Dun Laoghaire Institute of Art, Design & Technology), Department of Media Culture and Communication, and Visual Culture Program, NYU-Steinhardt,  LINK TO SYLLABUS (PDF). 

EXPLORING CULTURE THROUGH FILM, Lanita Jacobs, Department of Anthropology, University of Southern California,  LINK TO SYLLABUS (PDF). 

VISUAL ANTHROPOLOGY, Pilar K. Rau, Department of Anthropology, New York University, LINK TO SYLLABUS (website). 

GRAPHIC NOVEL AND GRAPHIC CULTURES, Patrick R. Grzanka, Department of Honors Humanities, University of Maryland.