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Our Faculty Fellows offer experimental, innovative seminars on research topics related to the year's focal theme. These 4000-level courses are open to graduate students and advanced undergraduates. The theme for 2017-2018 is CORRUPTION

Those interested in auditing a course should contact the instructor for permission. The Society for the Humanities does not offer a major or a minor. 

Artivism: Electronic Civil Disobedience

Examine the trajectories of tactical media, digital zapatismo, hacktivism, cyberwar, cybercrime, cyberterrorism and social netwar with Society Fellow Ricardo Dominguez. Ricardo Dominguez is a co-founder of The Electronic Disturbance Theater (EDT), a group who developed virtual sit-in technologies in solidarity with the Zapatistas communities in Chiapas, Mexico. This seminar will also investigate the use of “drones” in current wars and activism-and how artivist are activating “drones” as a platform for extending the concepts of ECD and hacktivism.

SHUM/VISST 4615 meets Tuesdays at 10:10 during the Fall semester.  
Enroll during add/drop!