AAS 358 - Topics in Black World Studies
Section: 003 African Literature
Term: FA 2018
Subject: Afroamerican & African Studies (AAS)
Department: LSA Afroamerican and African Studies
Credits:
3
Waitlist Capacity:
99
Waitlist Notes:
Instructor
Repeatability:
May be repeated for a maximum of 6 credit(s).
Primary Instructor:

The course uses multi-generic texts from the African continent to trace the development of African literature. It examines how literature responds to issues such as cultural change, colonialism, nationalism and neo-colonialism. The course also explores the influences of western literary forms while recognizing that oral literary forms of literature continue to impact on this written literature.

Intended Audience:

upper level students

Class Format:

Seminar

AAS 358 - Topics in Black World Studies
Schedule Listing
001 (SEM)
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31476
Closed
0
 
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MW 11:30AM - 1:00PM
003 (SEM)
P
26088
Open
4
 
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MW 11:30AM - 1:00PM
004 (SEM)
P
31972
Open
3
 
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MW 2:30PM - 4:00PM
005 (SEM)
P
24754
Open
16
 
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F 11:00AM - 2:00PM
Note: This course will meet in Detroit. Transportation will be provided.
007 (SEM)
P
31971
Open
6
 
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MW 10:00AM - 11:30AM
008 (SEM)
P
31778
Open
17
 
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TuTh 11:30AM - 1:00PM
009 (SEM)
P
31780
Open
9
3LSA Jr>
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MW 4:00PM - 5:30PM
010 (SEM)
P
32716
Open
12
 
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TuTh 2:30PM - 4:00PM
011 (SEM)
P
36173
Open
12
 
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TuTh 10:00AM - 11:30AM
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ISBN: 9780385474542
Things fall apart/ by Chinua Achebe., Author: Achebe, Chinua., Publisher: Anchor Books 1994
Required
ISBN: 9780810101395
A walk in the night : and other stories, Author: La Guma, Alex., Publisher: Northwestern University Press 1998
Required
ISBN: 9781478609582
The old man and the medal, Author: Oyono, Ferdinand, 1929-2010,
Required
ISBN: 9780582276024
The dilemma of a ghost ; Anowa : two plays, Author: Aidoo, Ama Ata, 1942-, Publisher: Longman 2011
Required
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