Social Movements in the African Diaspora
ANTH364 (Liberal Arts) Social Movements in the African Diaspora 3 hrs. 3 crs. This course provides a transitional overview of African peoples' movements of resistance to systems of oppression; maroon communities, slave revolts, the Haitian Revolution, the U.S. Civil War, African and Caribbean independence struggles, black nationalism, the civil rights movement, the divestment campaign against apartheid South Africa, global justice, debt cancellation, affirmative action struggles, neighborhood organizing, and blacks' participation and autonomous contributions to broader coalitions addressing housing, education and welfare rights. Preq: AAS 101, WRIT 301, 302 OR 303. Coreq: AAS 101, WRIT 301, 302 or 303. This is a Writing Intensive course.