AAS 458 - Issues in Black World Studies
Section: 001 Afro-Latin America
Term: FA 2013
Subject: Afroamerican & African Studies (AAS)
Department: LSA Afroamerican and African Studies
Credits:
3
Waitlist Capacity:
99
Repeatability:
May be repeated for a maximum of 6 credit(s).
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This course examines the African Diaspora in Latin America in countries like Brazil, Mexico, and Ecuador. Afro-Latin Americans have waged social movements that have taken them from invisibility to political and social visibility in many countries. This course will explore ideologies of racial democracy or racial mixture that have historically obscured the recognition of Black identities and populations. It will then cover how Afro-Latin Americans have forged new notions of identity, citizenship, and blackness. According attention to a variety of national contexts, this course reveals the vibrant voices of Afro-Latin Americans.

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AAS 458 - Issues in Black World Studies
Schedule Listing
001 (SEM)
P
24844
Open
12
 
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TuTh 10:00AM - 11:30AM
002 (SEM)
P
29594
Open
Wolv. Access
 
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W 4:00PM - 7:00PM
003 (SEM)
P
31935
Open
Wolv. Access
 
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M 1:00PM - 4:00PM
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ISBN: 0742541312
Beyond slavery : the multilayered legacy of Africans in Latin America and the Caribbean, Author: edited by Darien J. Davis., Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield 2006
Required
ISBN: 9780195152333
Afro-Latin America, 1800-2000, Author: George Reid Andrews., Publisher: Oxford University Press [Online-Au 2004
Required
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