As featured on UVAToday: American Studies is excited to welcome postdoctoral fellow Janet Kong-Chow. Janet comes to UVA as part of the Rising Scholar Postdoctoral Fellowship. In addition to expanding her research, Janet will teach courses for both English and American Studies including a course on Racial Geographies & Environmental Crisis offered Spring 2022.
Read Cavalier Daily's coverage of the event here. Friday, April 9th American Studies professor & Director of the Asian Pacific American Studies minor, Sylvia Chong, organized a teach-in on anti-Asian violence. The event was attended by approximately 60 people including faculty, students, and community members.
Expand the course offereings below to learn more about the class schedule, theme, cross listing, and major requirements.
American Studies Courses
AMST 1050 – 1 – Slavery and Its Legacies
MW 02:00PM-03:15PM | Maury Hall 104
Kirt von Daacke
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September 24, 2021
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