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BLST 111: Introduction to African American Literature Since 1910

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Course Description

Comprehensive survey of African American literature from 1910 to the present. Same as ENGL 119. General Education: Understanding the Creative Arts; Understanding U.S. Society. 


3 credit hours.

Past Texts Include

Eve Ewing, Electric Arches 

Claudia Rankine, Citizen

Toni Morrison, Beloved

Angela Davis, Are Prisons Obsolete?

Assata Shakur, Assata: An Autobiography

Nella Larsen, Quicksand