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ENGLĀ 207: Women of the African Diaspora

This course examines the life cycle of black women in Africa, Canada, the Caribbean, and the United States. Romance, marriage, family, interracial relations, mothers and daughters, urban environments, gender politics and sexual violence, relations among females, intergenerational depictions, historical experiences, public expression and private reflections, individual and communal identities, class considerations--all of these and more images and themes arise in the fictional readings required for this course. Students read such writers as Mariama Ba, Gordimer, Hurston, and Naylor. Ticket/transportation fee required. Offered periodically during Interim. Counts toward Africa and the Americas concentration.
Prerequisite: FYW.

Africa and the Americas

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...ENGL 205 American Racial and Multicultural Literatures ENGL 207 Women of the African Diaspora ENGL...

Race and Ethnic Studies

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...Literature ENGL 203 Asian American Literature ENGL 205 American Racial and Multicultural Literatures ENGL 207...