Talk by Paul Vanouse, professor and artist working in emerging media forms.
Sept. 11–12, Kyle Abraham explores triumphs in international history of civil rights as well as creative collaboration in dance.
Lester Alemán ’07 champions diversity at TEDxGrinnell.
Jack Shuler presents a free public lecture, “The Thirteenth Turn: A History of the Noose,” on Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015.
Josiah Bushnell Grinnell was a congressman, a minister, the founder of Grinnell College and a radical. On the April 23, 2013 Talk of Iowa radio show, Charity Nebbe talked with a group of students at Grinnell College, who spent the semester exploring the life and beliefs of JB Grinnell. She talked with them about what they uncovered on the life, works, and legacy of a complicated man.
Students explore race, color, culture and national identities in introductory course.
American Studies students shine a light on the history of Josiah B. Grinnell.
As an American studies concentrator, you take a holistic, interdisciplinary look at American culture, examining race, gender, ethnicity, class, sexuality, religion, and political culture in a historical, intellectual, and social context. In addition to required courses and a mentored advanced project, you can choose from an extensive course list in the humanities and social studies.