Class Schedule

FMST 124 - 01 Technology, Science, and Race Across the Americas

2017 Fall Quarter

Class Details
Career
Undergraduate
Grading
Student Option
Class Number
22805
Type
Lecture
Credits
5 units
General Education
PE-T
Available Seats
25
Enrollment Capacity
50
Enrolled
25

Description
Examines new ways of understanding the body and race through the intersection of technology and science. Addresses how broader structures of power and the rise of new technological and scientific discoveries mediate power relations and alter how race, national boundaries, the body, and citizenship are normalized and contested from colonialism to the present. Course content may vary; themes may include: U.S. eugenics, I.Q. tests, patenting debates, sterilization, assisted reproduction, biometrics, and genetics across the Americas.

Enrollment Requirements
Enrollment restricted to sophomore, junior, and senior feminist studies majors during priority enrollment only.

Class Notes
Enroll in lecture and associated discussion section

Meeting Information
Days & Times
Room
Instructor
Meeting Dates
MWF 02:40PM - 03:45PM
Porter Acad 148
09/28/2017 - 12/08/2017

Associated Discussion Sections or Labs
Sec
Type
Class #
Days
Time
Instructor
Location
Enrolled
Enrollment Capacity
01A
Discussion
22806
Tu
08:30AM-09:35AM
Staff
Oakes Acad 106
18
25
01B
Discussion
22807
TBA
TBA
TBA
TBA
7
25