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WGST 3117 Black Women's Fiction

4 hours; 4 credits

Black women novelists, short story writers, and essayists. Cross-cultural comparisons with African and Caribbean novelists. Readings of selected essays in Black feminist criticism. This course is the same as English 3162 and Africana Studies 3260.

Prerequisite: one of the following: Africana Studies 24, 3220 [24.1], 3221 [24.2], 3360 [44.6]; or English 1010 [1], 1.7; or Core Studies 1; or Core Curriculum 1110 [1.1]; or Classics 1110; or Women's and Gender Studies 1001 [12] or 3115 [33].


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