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Spring 2011
Apr 19,2014
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SOSC 403 - TELLING LIVES: AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY VIA AUTOBIOGRAPHY
This course draws on African American Studies, women's studies, history, literature, and cultural studies. We will be examining African American autobiographies from 1890-1960 through the lenses of history and of literary analysis and cultural studies. There will be a common set of texts (autobiographies and historical texts). Each student, in addition, will lead a class discussion around either one of the assigned texts or a supplemental text drawing on relevant background material (including biographies, criticism, and historical material and developing a packet of additional readings for the class.) The class presentation will be accompanied by a substantial 15-20 page analytical research paper.
0.000 TO 4.000 Credit hours
0.000 TO 4.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture

Social Science Department

Course Attributes:
MN-AFR AMR STD-Hum & Culture, GE-INTERCULT NORTH AMERICA, SS-Sch Core-Consc & Society

Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels:     
      Undergraduate

Prerequisites:
FOR SOSC 403

General Requirements:
Course or Test: SOSC 101
Minimum Grade of D
May not be taken concurrently.  )
or
Course or Test: ENGL 180
Minimum Grade of D
May not be taken concurrently.  )
or
Course or Test: HIST 221
Minimum Grade of D
May not be taken concurrently.  )
or
Course or Test: HIST 222
Minimum Grade of D
May not be taken concurrently.  )
or
Course or Test: LITR 235
Minimum Grade of D
May not be taken concurrently. )


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