Courses: Art and Cultural Identity (ICPRH237B01)

Spring 2010

Interdisciplinary examination of the issues, with texts by Appiah, Bhabha, Fanon, Hall, Said and others. Concepts include exile, diaspora, alienation, transnationalism, hybridity, cosmopolitanism, and global identity. Topics include cultural imperialism, orientalism, and cultural property debates. Strategies employed by artists from the mid-19C to the present who negotiate the terrain of cultural identity. Visits to related exhibition "Mapping Identity" on view at Cantor Fitzgerald Gallery. Discussion with participating artists.

Fulfills: HU III

Meeting Times

W 1:30-4:00