This type of open source format is heavily rooted in black intellectual thought. When Dr. Marcia Chatelain, professor of History at Georgetown University, tweeted the hashtag #FergusonSyllabus a movement began on Twitter and Facebook. The utilization of a public space to gather information is a decolonizing act and “crowd-sourced syllabi are acts of resistance."
The #syllabi named below is not an exhaustive list. If you have suggestions, please email dowellml@beloit to have them added.