Migration and the Literary Imagination (LA)

Subject associations
AAS 365 / REL 362
Term
Spring 2021
Instructors
Wallace D. Best
Registrar description

This course will explore the various meanings of The Great Migration and mobility found in 20th century African American literature. Through careful historical and literary analysis, we will examine the significant impact migration has had on African American writers and the ways it has framed their literary representations of modern Black life.

Additional description

Does NOT satisfy sub-field requirement; does NOT count as departmental. Majors may petition to count this as a cognate course (in addition to the 9 required courses for the major).