African Presence in the Atlantic World

Africana Studies 121

Usual Description

This course is an introduction to the history of Africans in the Atlantic world from 1441, when the first African slaves were carried by ship from Africa to Portugal, until 1888 when Brazil became the last country to abolish slavery. It addresses such themes as the life of enslaved Africans and their various forms of resistance. Students will also be introduced to the continuities and transformations of African structures and belief systems in the Diaspora.

Areas of Interest
Africa, The Americas, and The Caribbean
Africa The Americas The Caribbean
Time Periods

1441 - 1888

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 121
Africana Studies 121 Taught by Gordon Gill
Africana Studies 121 Taught by Gordon Gill
Africana Studies 121 Taught by Gordon Gill
Africana Studies 121 Taught by Gordon Gill