AAAS 774. Topics in Literatures of Africa and the African Diaspora: _____. 3 Hours.

An intensive study of the literatures of Africa and/or African diaspora (people of African descent dispersed around the world). This study will focus on the major characteristics of a particular period, genre, mode, and/or theme in literatures such as African, Caribbean, Afro-Brazilian, African American, African Canadian, Black British. Critical theories pertinent to writers and their work will be covered. Topics may include studies in drama, poetry, or the novel; migration narratives; literature of a particular era, such as the Harlem Renaissance, Negritude, or the Black Arts Movement; representations of gender, etc. As topics vary by semester, the course may be repeated for credit. (Same as ENGL 774.) LEC.

Master of Arts in Latin American and Caribbean Studies

http://catalog.ku.edu/liberal-arts-sciences/latin-american-caribbean-studies/ma/

...AAAS 520 African Studies in: _____ 3 AAAS...Since 1950 3 SPAN 774 Spanish-American Poetry...