Boys to Men: From Black Macho to Black Male Feminist
BLST353 (Liberal Arts) Boys to Men: From Black Macho to Black Male Feminist 3 hrs. 3 crs. This course traces the experiences of Black men in an evolving but consistently hostile/indifferent environment. In this course, we will examine Black male views on life, Black love/relationships, Black male creativity and genius, Black male assessments of their position in society, and Black male responses to oppression. In addition, we will explore different theoretical critiques of racism in America and the impact of White Supremacy on Black men. Finally, we will examine the possibilities for a transformative Black masculinity. Preq: Sophomore standing. Coreq: Sophomore standing.