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GES 3980 Place and Faces ~ Fall 2013
Syllabus in .PDF format
"The Uncomfortable Classroom"
Developing Geographic Skills: Reading th Landscape: Read Pierce Lewis
Films as Georaphic Texts: Read Maria da Costa
Europe: Changing Demographics and Immigration
Due: "Geography Challenge" Quizzes
"When We Leave"
Groups Organizational Meetings
North America: Immigration and Assimilation
"Real Women Have Curves"
Latin America Dictators and U.S. Involvement
North Africa/Southwest Asia:
Class, Religion and Justice in Contemporary Culture
Book Reflection Due: Persepolis
North Africa/Southwest Asia
The Israelie-Palestinian Conflict
"A Bottle in the Gaza Sea"
Sub-Saharan Africa: Ethnic Violence
Its Underlying Cases and Manifestations
Rocky Mountain Women's Film Festival
Nov 1-3, 2013
Tradition and Modernity in a Globalizing World
Book Reflection Due: behind the beautiful forevers
Due: Film Festival Review
"Grave of the Fireflies"
No Class: RMWFF Comp Day
Alternative Film Suggestion
Due: Presentation and Film Paper
View/discuss Selected Film
To Be Determined