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Interdisciplinary Undergraduate Projects in Studio Art: Building an Activist Knowledgebase

Semester and Year SP 2012
Course Number ARTS-UG1648
Section 001
Instructor Andy Bichlbaum
Days Wed
Time 5:45 PM - 9:05 PM
Units 3.0
Level U
Foundation Requirement

Notes/Restrictions

Open to juniors and seniors only. Same as ART-UE 1985.

Description

This course is for students who wish to learn about and study the effectiveness of a wide range of activist practices and techniques. They should be largely self-directed and self-motivated, as there are no sophisticated research or action tools thus far available for much of the course material. Creativity will play a large role, especially when examining creative resistance actions that took place with minimal or no documentation, which is the case for most of them. Course goals are to build useful databases and acquaint students with the depth and breadth of activist practice.

Course Type

Arts Workshops (ARTS-UG)

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