Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2015

     

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COLL 216 001 (CRN: 14567)

KIND(S) OF BLACK

Long Title: KIND(S) OF BLACK: BLACKNESS AND BLACK SOCIETY IN THE TWENTIETH CENTURY (WIESS)
Department: College Courses
Instructor: Byrd, Alexander
Meeting: 7:00PM - 8:59PM W (24-AUG-2015 - 4-DEC-2015) 
Part of Term: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Seminar
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 1
Course Syllabus:
 
Section Max Enrollment: 0 (permission required) Instructor Permission Required
Section Enrolled: 7
Enrollment data as of: 17-JUN-2024 5:59PM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: Final Exam Unknown
 
Description: An exploration of the raw material of black identity in the twentieth century (especially in the diasporic cauldron of the United States). Where does blackness come from? What are its constituent parts? How have the internal dynamics of black identity affected the articulation of black society, community, family, and personhood? Class to begin September 2nd and meet every other Wednesday.