H332 WILL BE DIVIDED INTO 2 COURSES THIS YEAR. DETAILS TO FOLLOW IN JUNE.
H334 BEGINS WITH THE ORIGINS OF NEW-
New: Questions for the final paper, spring 2014. Due: Weds., April 23, noon.
Arts One Lecture on Silencing the Past:
UBC Site (with slides)
YouTube Site (no slides)
And another YouTube Site
This lecture by Paul Krause covers a range of problems in popular culture, literature and music, and history. It speaks directly to H331 and H332.
NEWS FLASH: H332 WILL BE DIVIDED INTO TWO COURSES IN 2014: H334 & H335.
H334, IN THE FALL, COVERS AFRICAN-
H335, OFFERED IN THE SPRING, COVERS IT FROM THEN INTO THE EARLY 21ST CENTURY.
Hornby Island, BC
Museum of Anthropology, UBC
Richard Hofstadter, essay on Lincoln
Frederick Douglass, oration delivered at the unveiling of the Freedmen’s Monument, 1876, also available here. Douglass explains why Lincoln was, and is, the president of white America, but also why Lincoln was an extraordinary person.
NEW: “Following King’s Path, and Trying to Galvanize a New Generation,” coverage by The New York Times of the anniversary of the March on Washington, 1963
“Five Myths about the March on Washington,” in The Washington Post; also see: “Fifty years after March on Washington, economic gap between blacks, whites persists”