Undergraduate Catalog 2021-2022

AAD 323 Literature of the African Diaspora(CO)(TALA)(P&D)

4 hours. A study of literature by writers of African descent residing outside of Africa that engages such issues of identity formation, cultural hybridity and the legacy of colonialism and/or slavery. For English majors or minors concentrating in literature, this course fulfills the requirement for literature written by women, American minorities, or writers in Asia (including the Middle East), Africa, Latin America and the Caribbean. For linguistics, writing, and dramatic literature concentrators, it counts as an elective in the major. For African and African Diaspora Studies majors and minors, this is designated as a Caribbean course.

Credits

4

Cross Listed Courses

ENL 392

Prerequisite

An ENH 200-level course or ENL 290.

Distribution

(literature), (p&d), (TALA), College Option (COPR)

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