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    Oct 23, 2019  
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ARHI189L PO - American Art 1900-present

When Offered: One-time only; spring 2019.
Instructor(s): Staff
Credit: 1

This course will examine various works of art produced in the U.S. from 1900 to the present. Students will learn to conduct a critical analysis of how visual images and the written texts that describe them function within society at different moments in time. Themes will include, among others, the Ashcan School and urban life; the Harlem Renaissance and the New Negro Movement; public art and the Great Depression; abstract expressionism and the Cold War; art and activism; and postmodernism and consumer culture.
Satisfies the following General Education Requirement(s), subject to conditions explained in the Degree Requirements section of this Catalog:
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