Course Catalog - 2017-2018

     

HIST 334 - AFRICAN VOICES, HISTORY

Long Title: AFRICAN VOICES, AFRICAN HISTORIES: TOPICS IN ORAL AND WRITTEN LITERATURE AS HISTORICAL SOURCE
Department: History
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Seminar
Credit Hours: 3
Restrictions:
May not be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Description: Explores oral and written sources produced by Africans since 1800. Students will examine sources usually considered "literature" - poetry, oral narratives, novels, philosophy - and consider how Africans conceived of valued, and expressed history in their own words.