First Year Experience Seminar: Change Your Story -- Change Your Life

Register for Change Your Story Change Your LifeFall Semester Class Offering: Change Your Story -- Change Your Life

A First Year Experience Seminar -- 1 credit, FREE course

Course description:
Aboriginal Canadian writer Thomas King poses in his book entitled "The Truth About Stories" that stories shape who we are and how we understand others. Weaving together personal narratives, historical stories, racist propaganda, stories of social injustices and protests, religion and politics, King explores the deep roots of storytelling and the current and historical relationships between native and non-native peoples. Stories frame our understanding of the world -- "if we change the stories we live by, we change our lives."

FYE F100-F01; CRN 80283
September 10 – November 5: Tuesdays 2:00-3:30pm
Location: Brooks 103

Contact Instructor for more info, or Register for CRN 80283, First year students only!

Leslie McCartney
Rasmuson Library Oral History Curator
lmccartney@alaska.edu
474-7737

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