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Schedule as of December 5, 2017

(Also offered as SWAH 101) Foundation course for all beginning students interested in reading or speaking the language. {Offered upon demand}

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00152790

MWF  1:00 PM - 1:50 PM
Mesa Vista Hall  4022

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Peter  N  Mwangi - njagi@unm.edu34

An interdisciplinary course that introduce students to the histories, cultures, and experiences of global people of African descent.

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00150960

MW  4:30 PM - 5:45 PM
Collaborative Teaching & Learn  210

Lecture
J E Jamal    Martin - drjamal@unm.edu31
61654468

MWF  10:00 AM - 10:50 AM
Mitchell Hall  219

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Marsha  K  Hardeman - mkhardem@unm.edu3 Section Full

(Also offered as CCS, NATV, SUST, WMST 109) The course explores historical and contemporary social forces that impact ethnic communities across the Americas. Students will examine social and economic dynamics of Indigenous, Latino, Asian-Pacific, Africana communities, and women's experiences.

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00251645

MWF  9:00 AM - 9:50 AM
Dane Smith Hall  324

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Moises    Santos - santosm@unm.edu3 Section Full
00361514

MW  1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Education  105

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Sonia  M  Gipson Rankin - sgrankin@unm.edu321

(Also offered as ARAB 111) Intensive Arabic language course that develops students' Arabic skills to the ACTFL Novice High level and expands their cultural knowledge of the Arab world.

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00153553

MWF  8:00 AM - 8:50 AM
Mitchell Hall  121

TR  8:00 AM - 9:15 AM
Ortega Hall  124

Web Enhanced - Seminar
Heather  M  Sweetser - hsweetser@unm.edu610
Fees: $ 15
00251990

MWF  11:00 AM - 11:50 AM
Mitchell Hall  215

TR  11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Ortega Hall  124

Web Enhanced - Seminar
Heather  M  Sweetser - hsweetser@unm.edu64
Fees: $ 15

(Also offered as ARAB 211) Intensive Arabic language course that develops students' Arabic skills to the ACTFL Intermediate Mid level and expands their cultural knowledge of the Arab world.

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00153554

MWF  2:00 PM - 2:50 PM
Ortega Hall  124

TR  2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
Mitchell Hall  121

Web Enhanced - Seminar
Heather  M  Sweetser - hsweetser@unm.edu610
Fees: $ 15

(Also offered as WMST 255) This survey course reviews the contributions of Black women to the Black Diasporic story.

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00153796

MWF  10:00 AM - 10:50 AM
Mitchell Hall  214

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Natasha  B  Howard - nacosta@unm.edu32

Special topic courses in specialized areas of African-American Studies. Community Economic Development; Race and American Law; Culture and Personality.

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T: Black Lives Matter
65360560

TR  9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Mitchell Hall  119

Web Enhanced - Topics
Finnie  D  Coleman - coleman@unm.edu3 Section Full

(Also offered as ARAB 301) Improves functional use of Arabic language and culture. Class is for students with four years of Arabic study or for heritage speakers. Students will attend language laboratory to enhance their listening, comprehension, and pronunciation skills.

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00157188

MWF  1:00 PM - 1:50 PM
Mitchell Hall  107

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Heather  M  Sweetser - hsweetser@unm.edu36
Fees: $ 15

(Also offered as RELG 303) Students will be introduced to the Black experience, which necessitates the redefinition of God and Jesus Christ in the lives of Black people as the struggle for transcendental and political freedom.

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00158857

MWF  2:00 PM - 3:40 PM
Mitchell Hall  220

Lecture
Shiame    Okunor - shiame@unm.edu34

(Also offered as POLS 309) A study of the history and diverse educational and political maturation processes of elected American officials and functions of the political process. {Fall}

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00142895

TR  2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
Mesa Vista Hall  4022

Lecture
Admasu    Shunkuri - ashunku@unm.edu35

(Also offered as POLS 329) An introductory course in the volatile politics in Africa. The various ideologies that underlie political movements and influence African governments will be explored.

Sections
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00134383

TR  11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Mesa Vista Hall  4022

Lecture
Admasu    Shunkuri - ashunku@unm.edu32

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00125854Independent StudyFinnie  D  Coleman - coleman@unm.edu31
00325856Independent StudyAdmasu    Shunkuri - ashunku@unm.edu31
03932847Independent StudyCharles  E  Becknell - cbeck@unm.edu31
04036965

   

Independent Study
Sonia  M  Gipson Rankin - sgrankin@unm.edu31
04352468

   

Independent Study
Sonia  M  Gipson Rankin - sgrankin@unm.edu1 TO 31
04442931

   

Independent Study
J E Jamal    Martin - drjamal@unm.edu1 TO 35
04648185

   

Independent Study
Kadeshia  L  Matthews - kadeshia@unm.edu31

Special topic courses in specialized areas of African-American Studies. African-American Literature; Sociopolitics: Africa; Politics of Southern Africa; Black Books III, Education and African-American Education and Free Society. {Fall, Spring}

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T: Sex in the City
00159981

TR  2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
Mitchell Hall  102

Web Enhanced - Topics
Tiffany    Florvil - tflorvil@unm.edu35
T: The Scramble for Africa
00261441

   

TR  3:30 PM - 4:45 PM
Humanities  428

Hybrid - Topics
Ian  D  Stewart - ianstew@unm.edu3 Section Full
T: Mulatto Fictions
00356907

MWF  1:00 PM - 1:50 PM
Mitchell Hall  118

Web Enhanced - Topics
Kadeshia  L  Matthews - kadeshia@unm.edu38
T: Interdisc Approaches to Lit
00858409

TR  12:30 PM - 1:45 PM
Humanities  428

Web Enhanced - Topics
Finnie  D  Coleman - coleman@unm.edu34

(Also offered as SWAH 101) Foundation course for all beginning students interested in reading or speaking the language. {Offered upon demand}

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00144562

MWF  12:00 PM - 1:40 PM
Mesa Vista Hall  4022

Lecture
Peter  N  Mwangi - njagi@unm.edu311

(Also offered as SWAH 102) This course builds directly upon AFST 101, and is designed to bring the students beyond a novice-intermediate or intermediate level of competence. Prerequisite: 101.

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00244561

MWF  12:00 PM - 1:40 PM
Mesa Vista Hall  4022

Lecture
Peter  N  Mwangi - njagi@unm.edu313

An interdisciplinary course that introduce students to the histories, cultures, and experiences of global people of African descent.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00144969

TR  12:30 PM - 1:45 PM
Mitchell Hall  221

Lecture
J E Jamal    Martin - drjamal@unm.edu3 Section Full
Waitlist: 20

(Also offered as CCS, NATV, SUST, WMST 109) The course explores historical and contemporary social forces that impact ethnic communities across the Americas. Students will examine social and economic dynamics of Indigenous, Latino, Asian-Pacific, Africana communities, and women's experiences.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00145980

TR  9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Mitchell Hall  221

Lecture
Moises    Santos - santosm@unm.edu32

(Also offered as ARAB 112) Intensive Arabic language course that develops students' Arabic skills to the ACTFL Intermediate Low level and expands their cultural knowledge of the Arab world.

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#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00138676

MWF  8:00 AM - 8:50 AM
Mitchell Hall  121

TR  8:00 AM - 9:15 AM
Mitchell Hall  121

Seminar
Heather  M  Sweetser - hsweetser@unm.edu65
Fees: $ 15
00239546

MWF  11:00 AM - 11:50 AM
Dane Smith Hall  232

TR  11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Dane Smith Hall  232

Seminar
Emma  G  Trentman - etrentman@unm.edu65
Fees: $ 15

(Also offered as ARAB 212) Intensive Arabic language course that develops students' Arabic skills to the ACTFL Intermediate High level and expands their cultural knowledge of the Arab world.

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#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00140308

MWF  2:00 PM - 2:50 PM
Collaborative Teaching & Learn  210

TR  2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
Dane Smith Hall  333

Seminar
Emma  G  Trentman - etrentman@unm.edu65
Fees: $ 15

This course will explore each of the major historical events, Black leaders of those times and their influence on the social and political advancement of African-American from the Civil War to the present. Restriction: permission of instructor.

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00134334

MWF  9:00 AM - 9:50 AM
Mitchell Hall  121

Lecture
Robert  F  Jefferson - jeffersonr@unm.edu317

Explores the historical and contemporary treatment of race in the United States by the courts and the legislature and the construction of race as a concept and position of identity through the law.

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00138508

TR  9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Sara Raynolds Hall  101

Seminar
Sonia  M  Gipson Rankin - sgrankin@unm.edu315

An introduction to African Diaspora communities, cultures, and language through a field based-practicum in various global regions.

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00142545

MWF  2:00 PM - 2:50 PM
Mitchell Hall  204

Practice Experience
Charles  E  Becknell - cbeck@unm.edu314

(Also offered as POLS 329) An introductory course in the volatile politics in Africa. The various ideologies that underlie political movements and influence African governments will be explored.

Sections
#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00145555

TR  11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Mesa Vista Hall  4022

Lecture
Admasu    Shunkuri - ashunku@unm.edu310

Survey course of the literature and philosophy of the Black Diaspora.

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00634335

TR  2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
Mesa Vista Hall  4022

Lecture
Admasu    Shunkuri - ashunku@unm.edu312

An interdisciplinary introduction to the study of Africa; its political and economic geographies; its traditional and new societies; and its politics in global perspectives.

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00136421

MW  11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Mesa Vista Hall  4022

Lecture
Admasu    Shunkuri - ashunku@unm.edu38

A comprehensive analysis of the plight of Black people in Latin America as compared with their experiences in North America, from the 15th to 19th century.

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00145223

 Online  1

W  1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Dane Smith Hall  126

Hybrid - Lecture
Natasha  B  Howard - nacosta@unm.edu318

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00134336Web Enhanced - Independent StudyNatasha  B  Howard - nacosta@unm.edu1 TO 31
00534392

   

Independent Study
J E Jamal    Martin - drjamal@unm.edu1 TO 31
00635024

   

Independent Study
Sonia  M  Gipson Rankin - sgrankin@unm.edu1 TO 31
00734337

   

Independent Study
Admasu    Shunkuri - ashunku@unm.edu1 TO 31
00939685

   

Independent Study
Kadeshia  L  Matthews - kadeshia@unm.edu31

Special topic courses in specialized areas of African-American Studies. African-American Literature; Sociopolitics: Africa; Politics of Southern Africa; Black Books III, Education and African-American Education and Free Society. {Fall, Spring}

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T: Scramble for Africa
00140904

TR  2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
Collaborative Teaching & Learn  230

Web Enhanced - Topics
Ian  D  Stewart - ianstew@unm.edu3 Section Full
Waitlist: 2
T: Ralph Ellison
00236477

MWF  2:00 PM - 2:50 PM
Collaborative Teaching & Learn  230

Topics
Kadeshia  L  Matthews - kadeshia@unm.edu325
T: Critical Race Theory
00344970

MWF  10:00 AM - 10:50 AM
Dane Smith Hall  318

Web Enhanced - Topics
Natasha  B  Howard - nacosta@unm.edu321

(Also offered as ARTH 453/553) This class provides an overview of African American artists and contextualizes their creativity within the wider framework of U.S. art. What, for example, are the benefits and pitfalls of assigning race to any creative practice?

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00146348

TR  11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Center for the Arts  1019

Lecture
Kirsten  P  Buick - kbuick@unm.edu33