AFST 3240 Caribbean Literature
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as AFRIC 29.
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3 hours; 3 credits
Black culture and writings in the Caribbean. Reflections on alienation and independence. Literary liberation movements, Negrism, Indigenism, and Negritude as the first step towards emancipation from a European cultural vision. Writers from the English-, French-, and Spanish-speaking countries will be examined. All readings will be in English. This course is the same as Puerto Rican and Latino Studies 3315  and Comparative Literature 3623 [38.3]. (Not open to students who have completed Puerto Rican and Latino Studies 54.)
Prerequisite: English 1010 .