Department of American Studies

American studies examines the national culture of the United States, taking an interdisciplinary approach that encompasses literature, history, gender, race, popular culture, environmental studies, and regionality. In American studies classes, you’ll explore topics that excite and interest you: pop culture, high culture, sports, television, music, politics.

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