Student Activism, Storytelling, and Community Change

WRITING 259S

The course will include an examination of personal narrative in U.S. student activism across multiple media and genres. Students will investigate the ways in which personal narratives and storytelling advocate for social justice and reform, the ethics and practice of crafting, circulating, and using personal narratives in student-led movements, and the university’s role in advancing student activism as a form of civic engagement.
Curriculum Codes
  • EI
  • W
  • ALP
Cross-Listed As
  • EDUC 259S
  • RIGHTS 259S
Typically Offered
Occasionally