Africa and Its Diasporas
Knowledge & Values Courses: History I
This course explores the history of African Diasporas around the globe from the time of the Atlantic trade to the present. The course is global in scope, focusing not only African diaspora communities in the Americas, but also in the Indian Ocean world, in Europe and within the continent of Africa itself. Themes include community building and resistance under slavery, diasporic religious expression, black nationalism and socialism, anti-colonialism, and modern diasporas.