lit340 | undergraduate

African American Literature

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This course explores African American literature. Topics may include the underlying historical experiences and cultural values of African Americans and how these express themselves in various literary forms.



This undergraduate-level course is 5 weeks This course is available to take individually or To enroll, speak with an Enrollment Representative.

Course details:

Credits: 3
Continuing education units: XX
Professional development units: XX
Duration: 5 weeks

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    Literature of the Harlem Renaissance

    • Analyze literature of the Harlem Renaissance.
    • Describe the era of the Harlem Renaissance.

    Literature from Realism to the Black Arts Era

    • Describe the Black Arts era.
    • Analyze African American literature from Realism to the Black Arts era.

    Literature of the Modern Era

    • Describe the modern era.
    • Analyze literature of the modern era.

    Literature of Slavery and Freedom

    • Describe the slavery and freedom era.
    • Analyze literature of the slavery and freedom era.

    Literature of the Reconstruction and the New Negro Renaissance

    • Describe the era of the Reconstruction and the New Negro Renaissance.
    • Analyze literature of the Reconstruction and the New Negro Renaissance.
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