Wheaton College Norton, Massachusetts
Wheaton College
Courses of Instruction



Connections 20034. The Historical Context of Contemporary American Culture

This two-course connection enables students to apply the historical study of modern America to their understanding of the art and culture of the period. Students must take HIST 206 and one of the creative arts or humanities courses.

HIST 206 Modern America: 1945 to the Present
ENG 247, WGS 247 Feminist Fiction
or ENG 249, FNMS 249 Hollywood Genres
or ENG 256 The Novel in Multi-Ethnic America
or ENG 257, FNMS 257 Race and Racism in United States Cinema
or MUSC 273 African American Originals II: Rhythm and Blues, Rock and Contemporary Jazz
or REL 223 Religion in Contemporary America