Special Topics: Tragedies, Trauma and Resiliency: The 2015 Earthquake as a Prism to Exploring Social Issues in Contemporary Nepal

JSIS 485/ 585
  • Quarters: Autumn
  • General Education Requirements: I&S

Join us for a new course that will examine both the local-to-local and global-to-local development efforts within the context of Nepal’s broader build back effort following the April 2015 earthquake. We will learn about the remarkable relief efforts and resiliency of the Nepali people and use this as an opportunity to apply a critical development studies perspective. We will invite members from the local Nepali community to share and engage with students