Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2020

     

RELI 426 901 (CRN: 14848)

RELI AND LITERATURE IN AFRICA

Long Title: RELIGION AND LITERATURE IN AFRICA
Department: Religion
Instructor: Bongmba, Elias K.
Meeting: 11:20AM - 12:40PM TR FULLY ONLINE (24-AUG-2020 - 4-DEC-2020) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Seminar
Distribution Group: Distribution Group I
Method of Instruction: Online
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Section Max Enrollment: 26
Section Enrolled: 3
Enrollment data as of: 28-SEP-2020 12:39PM
 
Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
 
Description: Analysis of the religious imagination and gender issues in postcolonial literature in Africa focusing on Islam, Christianity, indigenous religions and African Initiated Churches. Religious and gender issues addressed include identity crises, power, clash of cultures, modernity, cosmology, community, and socio-religious conflicts in a postcolonial world. Mutually Exclusive: Cannot register for RELI 426 if student has credit for RELI 538.