California American Studies Association. News and Events Contact M.A. Exam Reading Lists. At least one semester before taking their exam, MA candidates must select three of the following categories for their subject fields. Every candidate must also identify three full-time faculty to serve as MA committee members with each faculty overseeing preparation for one of the three subject fields.
American Studies Reading List. The following is a selective bibliography including some introductory and landmark American Studies texts. Where possible we have linked these articles to publicly accessible databases. When that was not possible, we have connected them to resources available to current Stockton students who will be able to access them using their user names and passwords.The following compilation is a list of recommend readings for PhD students by Rita Kiki Edozie, former director of African American and African Studies Department at Michigan State University, last revised May 26, 2011. MSU Library holding information and annotations have been added whenever available. If MSU Library records lack an annotation, Amazon and other sources have been mined for.American studies at Saint Louis University began as a Ph.D. program. Our M.A.-to-Ph.D. and Ph.D. students are still the largest component in a department that now includes a terminal M.A., graduate certificate, accelerated B.A.-M.A., and undergraduate majors and minors. Our award-winning faculty are trained specifically in the discipline; most have earned a Ph.D. in American studies; all have.
These interdisciplinary fields pull from topics in American Studies and in related disciplines such as art history, English, history and political science. Students develop research agendas early in their studies through participation in seminars and workshops, often drawing on Washington, D.C.-based archives and research institutes. Graduates of our PhD program teach in a variety of academic.
AMERICAN POLITICS READING LIST Department of Political Science, Yale University (Updated Spring 2012) This list should not be understood as a canon that must be internalized to provide a foundation in American politics but as a guide to important issues and controversies in the field. Students should draw on their general knowledge of American politics, as well as courses on American Politics.
Find A PhD. Search Funded PhD Research Projects in American Studies at Durham University, Department of Chemistry.
A Layperson’s Reading List in American History. October 2000. Revised July 2004. Reformatted August 2006. Academics are often accused of writing books and articles that only specialists can understand. While I cannot speak for other fields, it is the pride of history that many of the most influential books produced by professional historians are sufficiently clear and compelling to be.
The American Studies Department expects students to complete the PHD degree within six years. If a student does not pass the qualifying exams by the end of the fourth year, or the comprehensive exam by the end of the fifth year, the Graduate Chair may recommend to Graduate Division that the student be placed on probation for failure to make adequate academic progress.
Establishing Asian American Studies. A Companion to Asian American Studies - Kent A. Ono. In Defense of Asian American Studies - Sucheng Chan. Asian American Studies Now: A Critical Reader - Jean Yu-Wen, Shen Wu, Thomas Chen, Jean Wu. Asian American Studies: A Reader - Min Song, Jean Yu-Sen, Shen Wu. Films. Vincent Chin. Vincent Who. Saving Face.
As the department of American Studies at UEA, we are proud to express our solidarity with the Black Lives Matter protests against racism. As academics who spend our professional lives analysing America, we know what racism has meant and continues to mean in the United States. We also know how important it is for us to support the struggle against racism. We are committed to work against anti.
The African-American Studies MA program is designed to provide graduate-level training in African-American studies to scholars, teachers, and professionals whose career or professional needs may be furthered or served by intensive scholarly engagement. The program provides students with a thorough grounding in the literature and research of African-American studies, and enables them to produce.
The course requirements for the PhD are as follows: For students entering with an MA from UT American Studies: 18 hours: AMS 392 reading courses for two semesters in preparation for the oral examination; additional hours as required by the graduate adviser; For students entering with an MA or its equivalent from a different graduate program At least 18 hours required: 6 hours: AMS 385.
At the doctoral level, Asian American studies programs typically take the form of concentration options contained with other Ph.D. programs. For these dual degree programs, students apply first to.
For students who enter the American Studies PhD Program with an MA: Fall of first year: o Upon admission to the PhD program, each student will be assigned or will select a preliminary advisor. The preliminary advisor will help to familiarize the student with the program, check in on their progress during the first semester, and advise the student on selection of courses during the first year.
The following is a fundamental reading list for doctoral candidates to use as a guide in preparing for their comprehensive examination in the field of American Indian and Indigenous Literature. A student is expected to have read widely in the field, to be thoroughly familiar with major writers, and to be conversant with the critical scholarship in the field. The following reading list is.
CORE READING LIST FOR THEATRE STUDIES MAJORS What follows is a suggested list of plays and theatre texts which a literate theatre major should be familiar with by the time they graduate. The list includes plays that are representative of significant dramaturgies, which exemplify the historical and cultural variety of dramatic literature, and.
American Studies is an Interdisciplinary Program at Stanford blending courses in history, literature, social sciences and the arts, in which students learn to analyze and interpret America's past and present, forging fresh and creative syntheses along the way. What can you do with a degree in American Studies? Click here to see a list of careers our alumni are currently engaged in! Recent News.