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Fall 2014 Africana Studies BC2510 section 001

Call Number 04982
Day & Time
TR 2:40pm-3:55pm
504 Diana Center
Points 3
Approvals Required None
Instructor Kim F Hall
Course Description Prerequisites: None Corequisites: None When people produce, consume or refuse food, choices that often seem "natural," unthinking and highly personal are in fact daily acts of identity and belonging that place individuals in the global circulation of goods, people and resources. This course examines representations of food and foodways as a way of understanding the politics of representation and the complex interplay of race, ethnicity and gender. The course's units on Ethnicity, Migration and Identity; Food & Globalization; Food and Power; and the Politics of Pork, will allow students to understand foodways as key expressions or embodiments of cultural affiliations and food choices as linked to questions of morality and values.
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Department Africana Studies (AFSB)
Enrollment 42 students (50 max) as of 12:33AM Friday, February 27, 2015
Subject Africana Studies
Number BC2510
Section 001
Division Barnard College
Open To Barnard, Columbia College, Engineering and Applied Science: Undergraduate, General Studies, School of Continuing Education, Global Programs
Campus Barnard College
Section key 20143AFRS2510X001

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