African American Women's History

Africana Studies 285

Usual Description

A general survey of the history of Black women from colonial times to the present. This course will examine the uniqueness of the Black female experience through the lens of the intersection of race, class and sex in American society. This course studies the lives of Black women from slavery through reconstruction, northern migration, the Harlem Renaissance, the civil rights movement, and on to the development of a contemporary Black feminism. The course includes literature and political commentary from Black women writers and activists.

Areas of Interest
United States
United States
Course Listings

These are all of the listings of this course recorded in the Oberlin course catalog since the fall of 2007.

Listing Semester Professor
Africana Studies 285
Africana Studies 285 Taught by Pamela Brooks
Africana Studies 285 Taught by Pam Brooks
Africana Studies 285 Taught by Pam Brooks
Africana Studies 285 Taught by Pam Brooks