SOCI027 - INTRODUCTION TO AFRICANA STUDIES

The aim of this course is to provide an interdisciplinary examination of the complex array of African American and other African Diaspora social practices and experiences. This class will focus on both classic texts and modern works that provide an introduction to the dynamics of African American and African Diaspora thought and practice. Topics include: What is Africana Studies?; The History Before 1492; Creating the African Diaspora After 1500; The Challenge of Freedom; Race, Gender and Class in the 20th Century; From Black Studies to Africana Studies: The Future of Africana Studies.
Hum & Soc Sci Sector (new curriculum only)
Section 401 - LEC
TR 1030AM-1200PM
HARRIS, CLEMMIE
MCNEIL BUILDING 286-7