History of Consciousness Summer Courses

    Black Panther Party: History and Theory of a Political Movement

  • HISC 80P

    Session 2

    Examines the history and theory of the Black Panther Party. Texts situate the historical conditions leading up to the Black Panther Party’s rise, theoretical inspirations and contributions, national and international reach, and decline following state repression, electoral campaigns, and guerrilla warfare. (General Education Code(s): ER.) 

    Instructor: Delio Vasquez

  • Marxist Theory in Latin America

  • HISC 130

    Session 2

    This course examines several major contributions to Marxist political thought in Latin America. We will read works by early party organizers, key figures of the Cuban Revolution, and participants in recent popular movements and Pink Tied governments. (General Education Code(s): TA.) 

    Instructor: Robert Cavooris

    Note: Pending senate approval