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Find Your Balance

Students in HFA develop useful and transferable skills that are invaluable to employers while also pursuing their passions. Striking this unique balance allows today's students of humanities and fine arts to develop into tomorrow's artists, teachers, pioneers, inventors, and leaders.

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Black Music, Gender and Sexuality

WGSS 391BG | Tues & Thur 10-11:15 a.m.

Explore how black popular music cultures are shaped by performances and representations of gender and sexuality. The class will investigate music, film, and video artists like Meshell Ndegeocello, Prince, Moor Mother, D’Angelo, Nicki Minaj, Missy Elliott, and Tunde Alaniran.

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