AFST 3121 African American History from 1865

3 hours; 3 credits

African Americans since the end of the Civil War. Topics include Blacks and Reconstruction, Blacks and Redemption, "The Nadir," emigration and colonization, the Great Migration, Blacks in World Wars I and II, Marcus Garvey, Black Nationalism, Blacks and the Great Depression, the Civil Rights and Black Power movements, ¬post-Civil Rights Black politics, mass incarceration, 21st century political movements. This course is the same as History 3414.

Prerequisite: English 1010


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