Spring 2017

Course Number Title Course Description Instructor
AAAS 102 INTRO AFR-AMER STUDIES A range of disciplinary perspectives on key topics in African American Studies: slavery and... Darity, William
AAAS 103 INTRO TO AFRICAN STUDIES A range of disciplinary perspectives on key topics in contemporary African Studies: nationalism and... Shapiro, Karin
AAAS 133S GTWY SEM: CIV RGHTS/ASIAN AMER Study of crucial legal and political moments in the struggle for equal civil rights of minorities,... Mazumdar, Sucheta
AAAS 182S GTWY: AM SLAVERY & FREEDOM This seminar explores the profound ways in which the rise of racial slavery shaped the history of... Glymph, Thavolia
AAAS 190S SPECIAL TOPICS Seminar version of African and African American Studies 190. Instructor: Staff Staff, Departmental
AAAS 190S SPECIAL TOPICS Seminar version of African and African American Studies 190. Instructor: Staff Gonzalez, Jaime
AAAS 213 GLOBAL BRAZIL Analysis of Brazilian history and culture from 1500 to the present in transnational context, with... Staff, Departmental
AAAS 217S THE ATLANTIC SLAVE TRADE The development of the slave trade from the fifteenth century to its abolition in the nineteenth... Ewald, Janet
AAAS 219 CARIBBEAN-18TH CENTURY The development of Caribbean society and economy in the contexts of slavery, empire, international... Gaspar, Barry
AAAS 220SL W AFR ROOTHOLDS IN DANCE Lecture and dance laboratory exploring three West African traditional dance forms and their... Vinesett, Ava
AAAS 220SL W AFR ROOTHOLDS IN DANCE Lecture and dance laboratory exploring three West African traditional dance forms and their... Johnson, Medina
AAAS 220SL W AFR ROOTHOLDS IN DANCE Lecture and dance laboratory exploring three West African traditional dance forms and their... Vinesett, Richard James
AAAS 226 CRIME AND THE CITY Compares representation of crime and the city in two key "texts": Charles Dickens's "Oliver Twist"... Thorne, Susan
AAAS 230 THE SOUTH IN BLACK AND WHITE Focus on present-day and historical documentary traditions in American South, with an emphasis on... Tyson, Timothy
AAAS 246 COMP RACE/ETHNIC STUDIES The social, legal and cultural construction of racial and ethnic hierarchies in a comparative... Bonilla-Silva, Eduardo
AAAS 251 ANTHROPOLOGY OF RACE Human variation and the historical development of concepts of race; science and scientific racism;... Baker, Lee
AAAS 257 RACIAL/ETH MINORITIES AMER POL The politics of four of the United States principal racial minority groups blacks, Latinos, Asians... Jardina, Ashley
AAAS 276 RELIGION AND RACE Discussion of various ways in which "race" has been defined and constructed in recent centuries... Peters, Melvin
AAAS 290 SPECIAL TOPCS Topics vary from semester to semester. Instructor: Staff Staff, Departmental
AAAS 290 SPECIAL TOPCS Topics vary from semester to semester. Instructor: Staff Smith, Martin
AAAS 290 SPECIAL TOPCS Topics vary from semester to semester. Instructor: Staff Darity, William
AAAS 290 SPECIAL TOPCS Topics vary from semester to semester. Instructor: Staff Kelley, Anthony
AAAS 290S SPECIAL TOPCS Seminar version of African and African American Studies 290. Instructor: Staff Brown, John
AAAS 290S SPECIAL TOPCS Seminar version of African and African American Studies 290. Instructor: Staff Lebron, Marisol
AAAS 290S SPECIAL TOPCS Seminar version of African and African American Studies 290. Instructor: Staff Lubiano, Wahneema
AAAS 295S BLACK MUSLIMS The intersection of African, American, European, and Islamic cultures studied through the cultural... McLarney, Ellen
AAAS 307 DEVELOPMENT AND AFRICA Addresses the vexed issue of economic development in Africa - its many failures, its occasional... Piot, Charles
AAAS 310S CONFLICT ANALYSIS IN AFRICA Utilizes four case studies to outline components of conflict analysis in Africa. Examines regional... Smith, Stephen
AAAS 312 WAR & PUBLIC HEALTH IN AFRICA An inquiry into the nature of contemporary war in sub-Saharan Africa and its human cost. Uses... Smith, Stephen
AAAS 332 BLACK THEATER WORKSHOP Explore race and culture in America through texts of Black playwrights. Scene study by racially... Craft, Howard
AAAS 333S THE WIRE Examines all 60 episodes of the HBO series "The Wire." Described as "socially robust" by one... Makhulu, Anne-Maria
AAAS 335 HISTORY OF HIP-HOP What began as a localized activity designed to provide a safe haven for Black and Latino youth in... Douthit, Patrick
AAAS 343 MIGRATION & HUMAN TRAFFICKING Examination of the meaning of migration in the global world through cross-disciplinary texts and... Crichlow, Michaeline
AAAS 385S RACE/CULTURE OF AFRI DIASPORA Course reveals the diversity of black life in the Americas, Europe, and the Middle East through... Matory, J.
AAAS 390 SPECIAL TOPICS Topics vary from semester to semester. Instructor: Staff Glymph, Thavolia
AAAS 390 SPECIAL TOPICS Topics vary from semester to semester. Instructor: Staff Lubiano, Wahneema
AAAS 390S SPECIAL TOPICS Seminar version of African and African American Studies 390. Topics vary from semester to semester... Lentz-Smith, Adriane
AAAS 390S SPECIAL TOPICS Seminar version of African and African American Studies 390. Topics vary from semester to semester... Chafe, William
AAAS 390S SPECIAL TOPICS Seminar version of African and African American Studies 390. Topics vary from semester to semester... Douthit, Patrick
AAAS 409 SURVIVING GLOBALIZATION Global Change entails a multiplicity of environmental, social, economic, political and cultural... Crichlow, Michaeline
AAAS 490S SPECIAL TOPICS Topics vary from semester to semester Aidoo, Lamonte
AAAS 490S SPECIAL TOPICS Topics vary from semester to semester Van Tuyl, Joanne
AAAS 499S SENIOR SEMINAR Open to seniors majoring in African and African American Studies and to others with consent of... Lubiano, Wahneema
AAAS 515S RACE, CLASS, AND GENDER body of scholarship examined addresses the nature and transformation of social relations in Great... Thorne, Susan
AAAS 580S RACE THEORY Topics to include: Biological classification theory and its applications to humans; The fit, or... Brandon, Robert
AAAS 621S BLACK PERFORMANCE THEORY Exploration of methods and research approaches relevant to the construction of black performance... DeFrantz, Thomas
AAAS 642S GLOBAL INEQUALITY RESEARCH Engagement of vertically integrated research teams in projects exploring racial and ethnic... Darity, William
AAAS 646 SURVIVING GLOBALIZATION Global Change entails a multiplicity of environmental, social, economic, political and cultural... Crichlow, Michaeline
AAAS 660 HEALTH IN THE AFRICAN DIASPORA Exposes and explores the individual and joint contributions of biological and non-biological... Royal, Charmaine
AAAS 740S RACIAL/ETH MINORITIES AMER POL Graduate-level course on politics of the United States' four principal racial minority groups... Haynie, Kerry
AAAS 89S FIRST-YEAR SEMINAR (TOP) Topics vary each semester offered. Instructor: Staff Brothers, Thomas