HA 384 — American Narratives in New York City Museums (Honors)

3 credits; 3 lecture hours

Examines exhibtions of American art in New York City museums and considers the ways they construct historical narratives that shape our ideas about collective and individual identities. Students analyze permanent and temporary installations through the lens of museum theory and critical analysis. Most sessions meet at museums. (G7: Humanities; G10: American History)
Prerequisite(s): HA 112 and qualification Presidential Scholar or application or 3.5 GPA with approval of Dean for Liberal Arts.