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ARTD 3134 Subject, Creator, Consumer: Women and African Art

3 hours; 3 credits

Examination of the visual arts and cultures of the African continent, with an emphasis on the importance of women as subjects, creators, and consumers of art. Consideration of historical and contemporary art forms, including masks and masquerades, beadwork, pottery, textiles, and contemporary works of art, as well as an exploration of the role of women in various African societies. Starting Spring 2018 Satisfies Pathways Flexible Core World Cultures and Global Issues requirement.

Prerequisite: Art 1050 [1.3] or Core Studies 2.1 or Core Curriculum 1120 [1.2] or Art 1010.

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