ASAM 187 AA - Arts Activism, Asian Americans, and Pacific Islanders

The course will focus on the role that different artistic forms, including but not limited to music, fine arts, street art, poetry, have played in social justice work. The participatory course analyzes the transformative power and potential of art within the context of Asian American social movements seeking transformative social and political changes. The course will put students directly into contact with the performance and display of Asian American art events, and seek to integrate their active participation in these events as a means to develop both creative outlets as well as critical thinking. Individual and class projects will include the production of creative works, publications or workshops, and conferences.

Course Credit: 1.0
Offered: Every year

This course information is from the 2019-2020 Scripps Catalog. View this catalog.

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