DeFrantz teaches courses in the areas of Performance Studies, Comparative Media Studies, and Theater and Dance Studies. His hybrid pedagogies always combine history, theory, and practice in coursework that includes researching, writing, and creating performance in the service of aesthetic education.  

Selected MIT Course Websites:

Hip Hop

Theater and Cultural Diversity

Traditions in American Concert Dance: Gender and Autobiography

    "Moves Across the Water" 2004      
      Thomas F. DeFrantz