An interdisciplinary major for independent thinkers

American Studies provides students with a multifaceted understanding of the United States in all its complexity and diversity. Rooted in courses in history and social sciences, literature and the arts, and race and ethnicity, it invites students to develop fresh, insightful interpretations of America’s past and present, while also preparing them for the future as deft critical thinkers and creative problem-solvers. 

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April
7
Date:
Fri April 7th 2023, 1:30pm - 2:45pm
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This spring quarter, in a program modeled on the popular Bravo series Inside the Actors Studio, the History Department's seminar on…