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AAS 261 - Survey of African Amer Lit

Campus: Springfield


This course surveys the great diversity in African American literature from the colonial era up to the present. Special attention is given to the vernacular tradition and its effects on the creative production of Black people in the U. S. although some Caribbean and African authors may be read. Various interdisciplinary and critical frameworks will be presented to facilitate comprehension and discussion of course material, including audio/visual selections. Course Information: Same as ENG 231 and LIS 261. This course fulfills a general education requirement at UIS in the area of Humanities.

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*Same as ENG 231 and LIS 261.

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Number of Required Visit(s): 0

Course Level: Undergraduate

Credit: 3

Term(s): Fall


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