AAS 104 - First Year Humanities Seminar
Winter 2022, Section 003 - Migrations in 20th Century Black Literature and Culture
Instruction Mode: Section 003 is   Hybrid (see other Sections below)
Subject: Afroamerican & African Studies (AAS)
Department: LSA Afroamerican and African Studies
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Details

Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
HU
Other:
FYSem
Waitlist Capacity:
99
Consent:
With permission of instructor.
Advisory Prerequisites:
Enrollment restricted to first-year students, including those with sophomore standing.
Other Course Info:
(Cross-Area Courses). May not be included in a major.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

Description

This seminar introduces first-year students to the intellectual community of humanities scholars working in the field of Afroamerican and African studies. The topic of this seminar is Black Atlantic Religion. We will study the religious beliefs, institutions and dialogues of African and African-origin communities across the Atlantic world. The class will focus on the transnational relationships of black communities across different time periods to examine how religion has informed slavery, identity, colonialism, revolutions, nationalism, globalization, and popular culture.

Intended Audience:

Primary: DAAS Majors and Minors with an interest in the subject of race, gender, and sexuality.

Class Format:

The classes will consist of brief background lectures, films and discussions.

Schedule

AAS 104 - First Year Humanities Seminar
Schedule Listing
003 (SEM)
  Hybrid
26479
Open
8
8Y1
9Enrollment Management
-
TuTh 10:00AM - 11:30AM
004 (SEM)
 In Person
36990
Open
2
2Y1
9Enrollment Management
-
W 1:00PM - 4:00PM
005 (SEM)
 In Person
37588
Open
2
1Y1
5Enrollment Management
-
MW 11:30AM - 1:00PM
006 (SEM)
 In Person
41942
Open
13
14Y1
-
MW 10:00AM - 11:30AM

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