Schedule of Classes Course Description

Medgar Evers College
Course Prefix: ENGL                                     Course Number: 326                                    
Course Title: African Literature
Subject: English
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


This course examines the literature of the African continent. The course will select readings from the vast diversity of African voices from its early orature to its major modern figures. We will examine some of the historical, political, social and ideological forces that have helped shape African literature. Students will also be exposed to methods of interpreting these texts from an African perspective.

Prerequisite: ENGL 211.
Start Date:    06/30/2004                         End Date: