Previous Semesters

See what courses were offered during the inaugural year of the Philadelphia Experience.

Fall 2018

  • Health in the City
  • Philadelphia Intellectual Experience
  • Philadelphia Story: The City as Text

Fall 2017

  • Philly on Film
  • Race and Ethnicity in Philadelphia

Spring 2017

  • Documenting Photography: Philadelphia
  • Introduction to Museum Studies

Fall 2016

  • Memoir Writing
  • Race and Ethnicity in Philadelphia
  • Introduction to Theater


  • Deborah Barkun Headshot 
    Chair of the Department of Art and Art History and Director of Museum Studies
  • Photo of Roger Florka 
    Associate Professor of Philosophy
  • M. Nzadi Keita posing outside 
    Associate Professor of English, Coordinator of African American/Africana Studies
  • Photo of Jay Miller 
    Professor Emeritus of Media and Communication Studies