The advanced course in African American literature will offer the student a focused study of a particular theme or topic within the
African American literary tradition. In addition to literary works, this course will engage historical and critical pieces. Varying by year,
subjects might include: African American Literary Theory, African American Satire, Black Existentialist Literature, the Harlem
Renaissance, the Black Arts Movement, African American Modernism/Postmodernism, or any other focused examination of a topic or
genre within African American literature.
Prerequisite: Any 190 or 200 level literature course.