HISTORY OF THE AFRICAN DIASPORA
Session
Academic Term
Class Number
27946
Career
Undergraduate
Dates
8/27/2021 - 12/10/2021
Units
3 units
Grading
LG/SNC Elective Basis
Description
History of the African diaspora focuses on the historical processes that have shaped, & continue to shape the peoples cultures of the African diaspora. It examines the triangle relationships between the African homeland & its American & European diaspora. Attention will be given to an understanding of the manifold circuits in the trans-Atlantic circulation of peoples, ideas & culture. The dynamism, complexity & global ramifications of the African diaspora will be revealed through discussions of important themes, including race, economic systems & construction of diaspora ID's.
Class Attributes
DSAS Cross-Cult. Awareness General Ed. Requirement
DSAS Diversity General Ed. Requirement
DSAS Historical Analysis General Ed. Requirement
SCI Diversity General Ed. Requirements
SCI Polymathic Contexts: Global&Cross Cul GE. Req.
SCI Polymathic Contexts: Soc/Behav. GE. Req.
African Studies
Global Studies
Transatlantic Studies
Class Details
Instructor(s)
Gamby Camara
Meets
MoWe 2:00PM - 3:15PM
Meeting Dates
08/27/2021 - 12/10/2021
Room
4165 Wesley W Posvar Hall
Campus
Pittsburgh Campus
Location
Pittsburgh Campus
Components
Lecture Required
Textbooks/Materials
Textbooks to be determined
Class Availability
Status
Open
Seats Taken
29
Seats Open
1
Class Capacity
30
Unrestricted Seats
1
Restricted Seats
0
Wait List Total
0
Wait List Capacity
20