ANTH 336 - Art and Culture

  • 3 credits

Art expression is a defining factor in cultural identity and representation in a modern world where geographical and political borders are diminishing.

Prerequisite

ANTH 100 (Introductory Cultural Anthropology) or ANTH 200 (Cultures and the Global System).

Textbook and Materials

Textbooks and materials can be purchased at the CSU Bookstore unless otherwise indicated.

Required

  • Contested Representations: Revisiting Into the Heart of Africa, 1st Ed. (1999)
    Butler, Shelley R.
    ISBN: 978-9057005220
  • Outsider Art: Spontaneous Alternatives, 1st Ed. (2000)
    Rhodes, Colin
    ISBN: 0500203342
  • The Colorful Apocalypse: Journeys in Outsider Art, 1st Ed. (2007)
    Bottoms, Greg
    ISBN: 0226066878
  • The Traffic in Culture: Refiguring Art and Anthropology (1995)
    Marcus, George E. and Myers, Fred R.
    ISBN: 978-0520088474

E-reserve readings will be assigned per module.

Instructors

Barbara Hawthorne

(970) 351-2153 | barbara.hawthorne@colostate.edu

Dr. Barbara Hawthorne's research areas include applied anthropology, art expression and representation, community engagement, immigrant populations in the United States with emphasis on Mexican-American studies in northern Colorado; multicultural education, gender studies; research and methodologies in anthropology and education; cultural change and globalization; gender studies; human sexuality; and museoloogy.

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