CAAS 360 - Afro-American Art
Section: 001
Term: FA 2009
Subject: Afroamerican and African Studies (CAAS)
Department: LSA Afroamerican and African Studies
Requirements & Distribution:
Advisory Prerequisites:
CAAS 201.
Other Course Info:
(African-American Studies). F.
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

The mission of the course is to develop critical and analytical skills in a variety of visual contexts. Students will be challenged to understand and define modes of visual language and descriptive processes. Your foundation in both understanding and expression of an African-American aesthetic is based on knowledge and understanding of contemporary and historical work and issues. Readings will be initiated by text, individual research, class handouts, videotapes, and lectures. New and urgent educational, social, community, state, national, and global concerns are engulfing us and will test the basic fabric of our educational system and nation. The changing demographics of our nation foretell a society far different in ethnic and cultural make-up from any this young nation has known.

CAAS 360 - Afro-American Art
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
M 9:00AM - 11:00AM
W 9:00AM - 10:00AM
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ISBN: 1930163002
I Remember Daddy by Eli Kince
ISBN: 0807827606
Colored pictures : race and visual representation, Author: Michael D. Harris., Publisher: University of North Carolina Press 2003
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