Instruction

Name Cr Method of study Time Location Organiser
Indigenous arts 5 Cr General Examination 16.9.2020 - 16.9.2020
Indigenous arts 5 Cr General Examination 14.10.2020 - 14.10.2020
Indigenous arts 5 Cr General Examination 4.11.2020 - 4.11.2020
Indigenous arts 5 Cr General Examination 2.12.2020 - 2.12.2020
Name Cr Method of study Time Location Organiser
Indigenous arts 5 Cr General Examination 29.7.2020 - 29.7.2020
Indigenous arts 5 Cr General Examination 8.7.2020 - 8.7.2020
Indigenous arts 5 Cr General Examination 17.6.2020 - 17.6.2020
Indigenous arts 5 Cr General Examination 15.5.2020 - 15.5.2020
Indigenous arts 5 Cr General Examination 3.4.2020 - 3.4.2020
Indigenous arts 5 Cr General Examination 13.3.2020 - 13.3.2020
Indigenous arts 5 Cr General Examination 14.2.2020 - 14.2.2020
Indigenous arts 5 Cr General Examination 17.1.2020 - 17.1.2020
Indigenous arts 5 Cr General Examination 22.11.2019 - 22.11.2019
Indigenous arts 5 Cr General Examination 1.11.2019 - 1.11.2019
Indigenous arts 5 Cr General Examination 11.10.2019 - 11.10.2019
Indigenous arts 5 Cr General Examination 20.9.2019 - 20.9.2019
Indigenous Arts Reading Circle 5 Cr Course 18.9.2019 - 22.4.2020
Indigenous Arts 5 Cr General Examination 24.7.2019 - 24.7.2019
Indigenous Arts 5 Cr General Examination 3.7.2019 - 3.7.2019
Indigenous Arts 5 Cr General Examination 12.6.2019 - 12.6.2019
Indigenous Arts 5 Cr General Examination 24.5.2019 - 24.5.2019
Indigenous Arts 5 Cr General Examination 29.3.2019 - 29.3.2019
Indigenous Arts 5 Cr General Examination 22.2.2019 - 22.2.2019
Indigenous Arts 5 Cr General Examination 8.2.2019 - 8.2.2019
Indigenous Arts (IND-514/406896/KUKA-AM503/XAK140P/XAK280P) 5 Cr Course 29.1.2019 - 26.2.2019
Indigenous Arts 5 Cr General Examination 18.1.2019 - 18.1.2019
Indigenous Arts 5 Cr General Examination 16.11.2018 - 16.11.2018
Indigenous Arts 5 Cr General Examination 2.11.2018 - 2.11.2018
Indigenous Arts 5 Cr General Examination 5.10.2018 - 5.10.2018
Indigenous Arts 5 Cr General Examination 14.9.2018 - 14.9.2018
Indigenous Cinema 5 Cr Course 16.1.2018 - 22.2.2018
Alkuperäiskansojen taide 5 Cr Lecture Course 8.9.2017 - 15.12.2017

Learning outcomes

This study unit aims to enable learners to develop an understanding of different forms of indigenous arts, its political aspects, as well as the role of art in learning processes.

Contents

This study unit introduces students to different indigenous art forms in historical and current contexts as well as their role in knowledge-production and communication.

Study materials

Study material for an examination covering the content of this study unit:

Choose two from the following:

Fauderee, Paja 2013. Singing the Dead: The Politics of Indigenous Revival in Mexico. Durham: Duke.

Graham, Laura R. 2003 [1995]: Performing Dreams. Discourses of Immortality Among the Xavante of Central Brazil. Tucson: Fenestra Books.

Knopf, K. 2008: Decolonizing the Lens of Power. Indigenous Films in North America. New York: Rodopi.

Lundquist, Suzanne 2004: Native American Literatures: An Introduction. New York: Continuum.

Morphy, Howard 2007: Becoming Art: Exploring Cross-Cultural Categories. Oxford: Berg.

Seeger, Anthony 1987: Why Suyá Sing. A Musical Anthropology of an Amazonian People. New York: Cambridge University Press.

Wilson, P. & S. Michelle 2008: Global Indigenous Media: Cultures, Poetics, and Politics. Durham: Duke.

Assessment practices and criteria

General scale 0–5

Additional information

Completion methods

Assessments in the course and exam.