WGS.190 Black Matters: Introduction to Black Studies

Same subject as 24.912, 21H.106, 21L.008, 21W.741
Prereq: None
Units: 3-0-9
T 1 - 4pm
Room 56-167
HASS-A, HASS-H, CI-H

Interdisciplinary survey of people of African descent that draws on the overlapping approaches of history, literature, anthropology, legal studies, media studies, performance, linguistics, and creative writing. Connects the experiences of African-Americans and of other American minorities, focusing on social, political, and cultural histories, and on linguistic patterns. Includes lectures, discussions, workshops, and required field trips that involve minimal cost to students.
M. DeGraff, D. Fox Harrell