Southern Freedom Movement in the 21st Century
This course will ask the questions:
How do we understand and grow the Southern Freedom Movement within the current political realities?
How do we begin to decolonize?
Class I: Roots of Racism: Genocide, Slavery, the Confederacy & White Supremacy in the South
Class II: Beyond Civil Rights: Critical History of the March on Washington, 50 years later
Class III: Decolonize the Economy: Poverty, Politics, & Governance
Class IV: Building Southern Power: Re-imagining social movement action
Check out the notes and reports from previous semesters at http://www.unsif.com/