Introduction to African American Literature

CAS AA 103

  • Aesthetic Exploration
  • Global Citizenship and Intercultural Literacy

What is the African American literary tradition? How does it change over time? This course is to introduce you to the cultural, political, and historical contexts of the African American experience through readings of literature. We will read poetry, slave narratives, essays and speeches, tales, short stories, and novels, and as we examine these texts, we will consider how culture, politics, and history shape African American literature. Carries humanities divisional credit in CAS. This course fulfills a single unit in each of the following BU Hub areas: Aesthetic Exploration, Global Citizenship and Intercultural Literacy.

FALL 2018 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
A1 Boelcskevy AAS 101 MWF 10:10 am-11:00 am Mts w/CAS EN129
Class Full

SPRG 2019 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
A1 Boelcskevy STH 113 TR 9:30 am-10:45 am Mts w/EN129
Mts w/CAS EN129

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