ENG 241 African American Literature II
This course is the basic survey in African American literature (20th century to present). We will read works of nonfiction, poetry, drama and fiction and explore the continuity of the African American literary tradition. Writers include DuBois, Larsen, Hughes, Brooks, Balswin, Morrison, Baraka, Dove, Wright, Hansberry, Whitehead, Walker. Course activities include writing responses, class discussion, short papers, exams and a research paper. This course fulfills the literature requirement.
- Prerequisite: ENG 101 and ENG 102
- Hours: 3
- Credits: 3