Browses courses offered by semester and year.
African American Poetry

African American poetry from the colonial period to the present, including slave and folk songs of the mid-nineteenth century, the Harlem Renaissance of the 1920's and contemporary poetry.  Emphasis on such figures as Langston Hughes, Margaret Walker, Gwendolyn Brooks, Sonia Sanchez, Amiri...

African American Fiction
African American Satire

Satire's purpose is to critique the status quo through parody, humor, and caricature, and some of the sharpest American satiric commentary is to be found in African American literature. In this course we will examine African American satire, primarily in novels read against the backdrop of their...

4860

African Hispanic Identity

4860

African Hispanic Identity

African Hispanic Identity

Dialogues of the African Diaspora: From African Americans to Black Latinos

This course will explore African American, Latin American and Latino relations and the ways in which these interactions challenge cultural and historical divisions.  Through literary, historic and cultural...

Topics in Afro-Hispanic Identity
Topics in Afro-Hispanic Identity
Topics in African American Literature: African American Science Fiction

Black science fiction, black speculative fiction.  Science fiction, fantasy, and horror genres of the African diaspora.

Topics in African American Literature: African American Science Fiction

Black science fiction, black speculative fiction.  Science fiction, fantasy, and horror genres of the African diaspora.

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