ENGL 258 A: Introduction African American Literature

Meeting Time: 
TTh 12:30pm - 2:20pm
Location: 
CMU 226
SLN: 
14372
Joint Sections: 
AFRAM 214 A
Instructor:
Alys Weinbaum
Alys Eve Weinbaum
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 AFRAM 214.
GE Requirements: 
Diversity (DIV)
Visual, Literary, and Performing Arts (VLPA)
Credits: 
5.0
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
October 17, 2018 - 10:50pm