Fall 2019 Courses

Health in the City

Learn not just about the public health of Philadelphia, but of cities all around the world. This course will examine the health problems in the city and how health systems address these problems. 

Philly Word

Write, blog, and vlog about Philadelphia — interview Philadelphia literary figures, meet publishers, visit film festivals, explore literary archives, and participate in writing workshops.

Race and Ethnicity in Philadelphia

Explore race and ethnicity in Philadelphia, through the city’s history, politics, economics, literature, geography, sociology, and religious diversity.  This course will use the city as a living text.