The Black Writer in America

ENGL A373
3.00 crs.

This course highlights the contributions of African-American writers to the literary traditions of the United States. Those contributions are virtually contemporary with the colonization of North America and shapes the themes and genres of American literature for the next three hundred years: from the slave narrative to local color fiction, from the Harlem Renaissance and the Civil Rights movement to contemporary writers.

Course Prerequisite

ENGL T122 Critical Reading and Writing , Sophomore, Any of the prerequisites are accepted
ENGL A205 Writing about Texts , Sophomore, Any of the prerequisites are accepted

Course Cross-listing

Course Corequisite