CMLT 3623 Caribbean Literature

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as CMPLT 38.3.
The information below might still reflect the old course numbers. Bracketed numbers, if any, are the old course numbers. Learn more...)

3 hours; 3 credits

Black culture and writing in the Caribbean. Reflections on alienation and independence. Literary liberation movements, Negrism, Indigenism, and Negritude as 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 Africana Studies 3240 [29] and Puerto Rican and Latino Studies 3315 [38]. (Not open to students who have completed Puerto Rican and Latino Studies 54.)

Prerequisite: English 1010 [1]

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