2020-2021 Undergraduate Bulletin

AFR 340 The African-American Experience in America: Comparative Racial Perspectives

3 hours 

An examination of African-American life through the works of both African-American and white writers. The course will look at the inter-relationships and differences between African-American and white perspectives. Authors such as W. E. B. Du Bois, Melville, Wright, Baldwin, Mark Twain, Faulkner, Ellison, Welty and Baraka will be read.



Cross Listed Courses

LIT 340


ENG 201; and any 200-level LIT course or HJS 250 or AFR 140