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ANTH 331A 002 (Web-Oriented Course)

Art, Aesthetics and Anthropology - ART&ANTHROPOLOGY

Anthropological perspectives on art, aesthetics, and expressive culture.

This course is eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading. To determine whether you can take this course for Credit/D/Fail grading, visit the Credit/D/Fail website. You must register in the course before you can select the Credit/D/Fail grading option.

Credits: 3

Location: Vancouver

Term 2 (Jan 11, 2021 to Apr 14, 2021)

Cr/D/F Grading Change Dates

Last day to change between Credit/D/Fail and percentage grading (grading options cannot be changed after this date): January 22, 2021


Withdrawal Dates
Last day to withdraw without a W standing : January 22, 2021
Last day to withdraw with a W standing
(course cannot be dropped after this date) :
March 12, 2021

TermDay Start TimeEnd TimeBuildingRoom
2 Tue Thu9:3011:00
Instructor: LEVELL, NICOLA
TA: SOCHOLOTIUK, ERIN


Seat Summary
Total Seats Remaining:13
Currently Registered:37
General Seats Remaining:13
Restricted Seats Remaining*:0
-  ANTH 331A: Art, Aesthetics & Anthropology What are the histories and relations between art, aesthetics & anthropology? Is art a useful category for anthropology to retain? What role can multisensory aesthetics play in decolonizing public spaces? How are ideas of personhood, cultural authenticity & cultural appropriation expressed in body decoration? These are some of the questions that we will be exploring in this course through a range of artforms & practices, from totem poles and tattoos, to street art, hip-hop aesthetics, & graphic novels.

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