Black Lives Matter and the Democratic Necessity of Social Movements

New School for Social Research: Politics

Liberal Arts

Graduate Course

Degree Students (with Restrictions)


Spring 2019

Taught By: Deva Woodly

Section: A

CRN: 7221

Credits: 3

This course is a theoretical and empirical investigation of the place of social movements in democratic life. Focusing on the contemporary Movement for Black Lives, we explore the theory and practice of movement building and its broad implications for both democratic theory and practical politics.

College: New School for Social Research (GF)

Department: Politics (GPOL)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Max Enrollment: 18

Enrollment Status: Open*

*Enrollment status information is updated every five minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 10:31am 6/16/2019

Meeting Info:

Days: Tuesday

Times: 2:00pm - 3:50pm

Building: 6 East 16th Street

Room: 904

Date Range: 1/22/2019 - 5/7/2019