COML 3042

COML 3042

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2020-2021. Courses of Study 2021-2022 is scheduled to publish by July 1.

This course will examine tragedy in the context of colonialism in the Caribbean and Africa, both as an important genre of anticolonial and decolonial writing and as a frame for inquiring into the consequences of historical rupture and the remediability or irremediability of the colonial past.  Authors may include (in chronological order) Aeschylus, Sophocles, Euripides, Shakespeare, Nietzsche, CLR James, Aimé Césaire, Wole Soyinka, Ousmane Sembene, Derek Walcott, David Scott, Raoul Peck, Edwidge Danticat, Toni Morrison.

When Offered Fall.

Breadth Requirement (HB)
Distribution Category (ALC-AS, LA-AS)

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Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18629COML 3042  SEM 101

    • TR
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Melas, N

  • Instruction Mode: Planned for In Person