AFRICAN-AMERICAN STUDIES (AAST)
Professor Amilcar Shabazz, Director
Office: 106-C ten Hoor Hall
AAST 201 Introduction to African-American Studies. Three hours.
A basic outline of the diversity and complexity of the African-American experience in the United States: the early academic and social concerns of black studies advocates; the changes in the field's objectives that arise from its connections to contemporary social movements for black power, women's liberation, and multiculturalism; and its major theoretical and critical debates.
AAST 319 Nineteenth-Century Black History (same as HY 319). Three hours.