4550 - White Nationalism on the American Landscape

This course is an exploration of the various aspects of contemporary white supremacy in the USA including the significance of place in the origin, diffusion, and practice of white supremacy; emphasizing the imprints on the landscape; and analyzing the connections among culture, politics, economics, and religion. This course is designed as an upper level seminar using individual writing, classroom presentation, and group discussion as vehicles for learning and applying concepts of Human Geography. (3)