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Southern Studies

The Southern Studies Program consists of an undergraduate minor and related coursework and extracurricular activities. The program resides in the School of Humanities and Social Sciences and draws on coursework and faculty expertise from every academic school at the College.

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College Joins Consortium Universities Studying Slavery
Posted on 7 June 2018 | 8:52 am
Bravo! C of C has formally joined a consortium of universities committed to studying the interconnections between slavery and their institutions’ histories. Southern Studies faculty have been urging the President and the Provost to join this consortium; of course we’re very happy the College has joined and posted this official announcement on The College Today. […]
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Confronting Charleston’s Past, Honoring Ancestors and Allies
Posted on 7 May 2018 | 9:26 pm
In three recent events at C of C, our faculty and students are hard at work exploring the past, telling the truth, and looking for ways to honor ancestors who have often been overlooked or disremembered. An exhibit called “Outshining the Shadows” opened on the 2nd floor of Addlestone Library. This exhibit consisted of designs […]
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