March 9: Organizational Matters and Overview
March 16: Introduction: The Business of America

read:
from Benjamin Franklin, Autobiography (1791)
Declaration of Independence (rat. 1776)
Constitution of the United States (rat. 1787)
Andrew Carnegie, "The Gospel of Wealth" (1889) & "Business" (1916)

March 23: The Myth of Success and Corporate America

read:
first two chapters of Julie Levinson, The American Success Myth on Film (2012)

watch:
The Corporation (2003)

March 30: Corporate Interests and the Creation of America

watch:
The Men Who Built America (2012)

Easter Break
April 20: Spotlight on Slavery

read:
Jamelle Bouie, "The Enlightenment's Dark Side" (2018)
from William C. Rhoden, Forty Million Dollar Slaves (2007)

April 27: Spotlight on the Non-Human

watch:
Into the Deep: America, Whaling, and the World (2010)
Wildorado (2019)

May 4: African American Entrepreneurship

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May 11: Topic TBA
May 18: Topic TBA
May 25: Topic TBA

Visiting Scholar Norbert Guyris (University of Pécs)

June 8: Corporate Interests and the Great Recession

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June 15: The Future(s) of Food

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June 23: Necropreneurship and Wrap-Up

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