AAS 232 - African American Lliterature: Twentieth and Twenty-First Centuries
College of Arts and Sciences 3 credit(s) At least 1x fall or springSurvey of 20th and 21st Century African American literature (U.S. terrain). Emphasis on aesthetics, culture and politics of Black writers and writing: 1920’s to present. Literary and cultural frameworks of analysis. Baldwin, Dandicat, Hurston, Morrison, Sanchez, Wilson and Wright.