ENGL 6560

ENGL 6560

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This course will look at how Black women writers negotiated enslavement, Reconstruction, and Jim Crow era segregation while also managing to find avenues of joy, escapism, and a certain kind of freedom through art-making. In addition to reading primary texts by Phillis Wheatley, Hannah Bond, Jessie Redmon Fauset, and others we will also look at critical and theoretical work by Hortense Spillers, Saidiyah Hartman, Barbara Fields, and Karen Fields.

When Offered Fall or Spring.

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: FGSS 6561

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 19177 ENGL 6560   SEM 101

  • Instruction Mode: In Person