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HUM 122

HUM 122

Contemporary Culture and the Arts

HUM 122 counts toward the Humanities Fine Arts requirement.
(IAI HF 901)

Note: Each instructor develops his or her own focus for HUM 122. Some of these sections can be used for the Global Studies Concentration. Please contact the instructor for information on the class focus and books.

Section 001
Global Studies

MW

9:30am-

10:45am

Des Plaines

Peter Hudis

Section 001 will explore the cultural, social and political implications of immigration by exploring the contributions of immigrants to the U.S. in art, literature, film, and music.

Section 003

TR

9:30am-

10:45am

Skokie

Therese Grisham

Section 004

TR

2:00pm-

3:15pm

Des Plaines

Linda Peters

Section 005

MW

12:30pm-

1:45pm

Skokie

Natalie Kalich

Section 005 will examine the works of various post-World War II artists excluded from museums, radios, and runways to critically analyze what it means to construct and create within a subculture.

Section 006

TR

9:30am-

10:45am

Des Plaines

TBA

Section OH1

TR

11:00-12:15pm

Des Plaines

Marian Staats


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