AMS 317. African American Women: Colonial Era to the Present. 3 Hours H.

This interdisciplinary course covers the history of African American women, beginning in West and Central Africa, extending across the Middle Passage into the Americas, and stretching through enslavement and freedom into the 21st century. The readings cover their experiences through secondary and tertiary source materials, as well as autobiographies and letters, plays and music, and poems, novels, and speeches. (Same as AAAS 317, HIST 317, and WGSS 317.) LEC.

Bachelor of Social Work

http://catalog.ku.edu/social-welfare/bsw/

...Emancipation AMS 100 Introduction to American Studies AMS...Fiction and Film EALC 317 Contemporary Japanese Fiction...

Minor in Leadership Studies

http://catalog.ku.edu/liberal-arts-sciences/institute-leadership-studies/leadership-studies-minor/

...Emancipation AAAS 317 African American Women: Colonial Era to the Present AAAS 330/AMS 340...