Why the Humanities Matter - Stockton University's Summer Institute for Teachers


This four-day institute explores the crucial relationship between the humanities and social justice. Drawing on visual art, literature, and history, the faculty workshop leaders will explore strategies for understanding, critiquing, and challenging injustice and inequality. Participants will come away from the institute with practical lesson plans, classroom activities, and student project ideas that support the New Jersey Student Learning Standards.

Day 1: Contesting the American Dream through the Humanities: Race, Privilege, and Inequality, Professor Christina Jackson

Day 2: “The Words Are Purposes, The Words Are Maps”: Poetry & Feminism as Tools for Social Change, Professor Emily Van Duyne

Day 3:  Islamophobia and the U.S. Racial Landscape, Professor Nazia Kazi

Day 4: Creative Approaches to Social Justice, Professor Nathan Long

Breakfast and lunch will be provided. On-campus housing is available for $20.00 per night, for more information on housing please visit https://blogs.stockton.edu/humanities/.

For more information, visit: https://blogs.stockton.edu/humanities/

Sponsored by the Office of the President, School of Arts and Humanities, and the Master of Arts in American Studies at Stockton University

Audience: All Educators
Workshop Code: S18004
Dates: Monday July 10, 2017 | Tuesday July 11, 2017 | Wednesday July 12, 2017 | Thursday July 13, 2017

From: 9:00 to: 3:00

Cost: $200 OR 8 ETTC Hour(s). For info on membership, call the ETTC.

Instructor: STOCKTON Staff
Location: Stockton University Campus

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