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ENGL 266 901 (CRN: 31440)

BLACK COMICS

Long Title: GRAPHIC NOVELS IN THE AFRICAN AMERICAN LITERARY TRADITION
Department: English
Instructor: Castroman, Margarita
Meeting: 7:00PM - 9:55PM MW (1-JUL-2024 - 9-AUG-2024) 
Part of Term: Summer Block C2 (6 Wk)
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Seminar
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Distribution Group: Distribution Group I
Method of Instruction: Online
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Section Max Enrollment: 20
Section Enrolled: 3
Waitlisted: 0 (Max 99) 
Current members of the waitlist have priority for available seats.
Enrollment data as of: 21-MAY-2024 5:37PM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
 
Description: This course considers the impact and development of graphic novels in the African American literary tradition. It traces the origin story of the genre, examines its evolving relationship to African American biography, history, and fiction, and considers its popularity in contemporary media.