Landscape, Society and Meaning


1) Short papers, web pages, or PowerPoint presentations (50%). 

A. Monuments, memorials and the inscription of meaning (due 22 May) | Grading rubric for assignment

B. Your choice of: i) Mapping tourism and tourist guides or ii) Place and place-making in film and literature (due 31 May) | Grading rubric for assignment

2) Race and Travel in the Jim Crow Era: A Cultural and Historical Geography of Racialized Landscapes in the U.S. (20%)  This includes instructions for creating a map of your data in Google Fusion Tables and for creating a web page.

3) Leading one in-class discussion of a reading (15%) (this can be done in teams).  Summary should use five or less PPT slides.

4) Short homework assignments and class participation (15%)

Last revised 2013.5.13.