Race, Space, and Dispossession: Topics in Critical Environmental Geographies

University Liberal Arts: University Lecture Program

Liberal Arts

Undergraduate Course

Degree Students

Race, Space and Dispossession

Fall 2020

Taught By: Mia White

Section: L

CRN: 5685

Credits: 0

This course provides an introduction to select topics in critical and radical environmental geographies. Weekly lectures by New School faculty as well as special guest speakers are combined with weekly small group seminar discussions to provide the opportunity for exploring how race, space and dispossession can be understood geographically and environmentally. Sample topics covered in the course include the following: War and Migration; Plantation Economies; The Problem of Parks; Ancestor Oil; Food as Social Object; Prison Ecologies; and, Methods of Resistance. Students must register for both the lecture and discussion section of the course. [This ULEC is in category 1, Tools for Social Change.]

College: University Liberal Arts (UL)

Department: University Lecture Program (ULIB)

Campus: Online (DL)

Sync Type: N/A

Course Format: Lecture (L)

Max Enrollment: 61

Add/Drop Deadline: September 14, 2020 (Monday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: November 22, 2020 (Sunday)

Seats Available: Yes

Status: Closed*

* 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: 11:11am 12/5/2020 EST

Meeting Info:

Days: Monday

Times: 2:10pm - 3:25pm

Building: Online Course

Date Range: 8/31/2020 - 12/14/2020