AFRAM 214 A: Introduction African American Literature

Meeting Time: 
TTh 10:30am - 12:20pm
Location: 
CMU 226
SLN: 
10185
Joint Sections: 
ENGL 258 A
Instructor:
Sonnet Retman
Catalog Description: 
Introduction to various genres of African American literature from its beginnings to the present. Emphasizes the cultural and historical context of African American literary expression and its aesthetics criteria. Explores key issues and debates, such as race and racism, inequality, literary form, and canonical acceptance. Offered: jointly with ENGL 258.
GE Requirements: 
Diversity (DIV)
Visual, Literary, and Performing Arts (VLPA)
Credits: 
5.0
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
November 14, 2017 - 9:10pm