Capstone Seminar: The Age of Jim Crow: Racial Segregation from Plessy (1896) to Brown (1954)


The emergence, nature, and consequences of racial segregation (also known as Jim Crow) in the South and nation; how Jim Crow compares to the system of apartheid in South Africa; perspectives on black life and race relations in southern communities; and major challenges to Jim Crow by African American religious, social, and civil rights organizations and their allies.
Curriculum Codes
  • EI
  • R
  • W
  • CZ
Cross-Listed As
  • HISTORY 481S
Typically Offered