BLST 206: Black Studies and the Production of Knowledge

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Course Description

Students will explore the history and implications of research in a wide range of fields and gain an introduction to anti-racist, de-colonial, and feminist approaches to knowledge production.

This is a required course for BLST major/minor and fulfills theĀ Writing-in-the-DisciplineĀ requirement.

3 credit hours.

Past Texts Include

Wayne Booth, Gregory Colomb, and Joseph Williams, The Craft of Research

Michel-Rolph Trouollot, Silencing the Past: Power and the Production of History