IAH 221c: The City and Modernity Discussion Notes / Week 2 ) ) ) ) ) ) ) City as citadel; protection, inclusion and exclusion The modern city and technology: promise or curse? The modern city and nature The modern city as cognitive space and workplace The
Lopasic, Alexander, Cultural Values of the Albanians in the Diaspora
1. Albanian cultural values in Kosovo and their importance
Albanians succeeded in preserving their traditional, social, and cultural system for a very long
My name is DanYang Wang. I am junior and major in Advertising. Now I live in
Williams Hall, where is not far from our course place. I want to work in a big
advertising company in the future, but I do not have a specific goal for career
because life is so
Written Assignment 3
Assignment Due: Sunday October 23 at 11:55 PM in D2L Dropbox
Foodways Part 2: Commodity Chain Analysis
Option 1) Building off the previous assignment, choose the food or foodword you
analyzed in th
Written Assignment 2
Assignment Due: Sunday October 2 at 11:55 PM in D2L Dropbox
Foodways Part 1: The Routes of Food/Culture: Micro-histories
Cultural anthropologists: Peter Farb and George Armelagos have likened cuisine to a
Quiz 8 (1 point each)
1. In Prodigal Summer, What does Deanna feel
is a mistake of human perception?
B Organized religion.
E None of the Above
Quiz 8 (1 point each)
2. In Prodigal Summer,
1. In Sweetness and Power, Sidney Mintz explains that over
the course of its long history sugar has been understood as
a. A food drug.
c. Decorative material.
Quiz 7 (1 point each)
1. According to Wolfgang Schivelbusch, the
introduction of coffee, tea and chocolate
a Made alcohol the king of beverages
b. Deprived alcohol its status as a universal
c. Made alcohol scarce
Language and Politics in the Balkans: Albania, Yugoslavia, and Greece
What is the role of language in the politics of these different Balkan countries?
The role of language in the politics of the Albanians, Yugoslavs, and Greeks
The Emergence of the Modern Balkan Literary Languages- A Comparative Approach
1. The complicated Greek linguistic question and the characteristics of different linguistic
movements among Greeks.
Greek linguistic question is complic
IAH 221c: The City and Modernity Discussion Notes / Week 3 This week's themes: * The modern city and inner life (continued) * Modern literary representations of the city (Eliot, Barnes, Joyce, Woolf, Johnson's criticism) * The city as archive: Benjamin (B
IAH 221c: The City and Modernity Discussion Week 3 Reminders: Come to class next Tuesday to get your essay one assignment. You must be here and have a discussion question for your weekly attendance! What oppositions are at work in the film? utopia/dystopi
In this week's discussion sections, we revisited Metropolis and the idea of utopia and dystopia, using contemporary Detroit (and the recent VBS video series) as an example. We also explored Janelle Monae's video for "Tightrope," and interrogated it via wh
IAH 221c: The City and Modernity Week 9 Discussion Notes Reminders: You should probably attend lecture if you want to do well in the class. Attendance was not good this week. Paper revisions due next Tuesday. Don't forget to attach the original, graded ve
IAH 221c Discussion Notes: Week 10 Reminders: Quiz next Tuesday over the gender and noir materials and The Big Sleep. Read Androids for next Tuesday. I will return paper revisions at the end of class today. Please pick up your papers and midterms today. O
IAH 221c Discussion Notes: Weeks 11 & 12 General Notes: The paper is due next Tuesday (or before) in hard copy format. You may put it in my mailbox any time before lecture on Tuesday (Morrill 214). Make sure to indicate your section number and what essay
National Heritage and National Identity in Nineteenth and Twentieth Century Macedonia
1. Macedonia and Greece
With the establishment of the modern Greek state in 1830, Greek national ideology developed
on the basis of national cont
Balkan Countries and Cultures
Location: Serbia is a landlocked territory in the Balkan Peninsula of Eastern Europe, bordering
Montenegro, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Croatia, Hungary, Romania, Bulgaria, Macedonia, and
Quiz 9 (1 point each)
1. In Like Water for Chocolate, each chapter
A An epigraph.
B A proverb.
C A recipe.
D A piece of candy.
Quiz 9 (1 point each)
2 Tita de la Garzas domain was the kitchen