HIST 597: Topics in Applied History

HIST 597-001: Community Engaged History
(Fall 2024)

07:20 PM to 10:00 PM R

Music Theater Building 1008

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Section Information for Fall 2024

Community engaged history sets a participatory methodological pathway towards shared authority between academic scholars and people living past legacies in the present. It is a reciprocal, collaborative, and multivocal ethic to research that combines oral, documentary, and archival approaches. Community engaged history provides an especially appropriate mode for expanding inclusive, diverse narratives in the field. In this seminar, we begin with immersion in literature and build skills for practice. We then apply learning to ongoing research for a research project on local and transnational Indigenous identities. Students will work with community partners in the field and on campus.

Course Information from the University Catalog

Credits: 3

Addresses specific topics in applied history selected by the instructor, with emphasis on combining theoretical analysis and readings with attention to practices and skills of applied history. May be repeated within the degree for a maximum 15 credits.
Specialized Designation: Topic Varies
Registration Restrictions:

Enrollment limited to students with a class of Advanced to Candidacy, Graduate, Junior Plus, Non-Degree or Senior Plus.

Students in a Non-Degree Undergraduate degree may not enroll.

Schedule Type: Seminar
This course is graded on the Graduate Regular scale.

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