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Introduction to African American Literature
AFAM 202
Spring 2008
Section: 01  
Crosslisting: ENGL 240

This course offers an introduction to the cultural production of African Americans from the mid-18th century to the present, with an emphasis on poetry and fiction. Beginning with slave narratives and early poetry, we will consider issues of genre, literary traditions, and historical context while gaining experience in reading and analyzing literary texts.

Essential Capabilities: Interpretation
Interpretation- Students are expected to make links between History and Literature, which requires significant contextual interpretation skills.
Credit: 1 Gen Ed Area Dept: HA AFAM
Course Format: Lecture / DiscussionGrading Mode: Graded
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: [AFAM202 or ENGL240]
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (AFAM-MN)(AFAM)(AMST)(EDST)(ENGL)(ENGL-Literature)
Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available

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