Course Information

African Diaspora History (HIST 4362)

Term: 2018-2019 Academic Year Fall


Gregory L. Bosworth
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The course is a conceptual and thematic exploration of the forces that have shaped African-
Diasporic identities and communities in the Americas and parts of Western Europe. The
comparative approach that the course adopts also exposes students to common issues that
descendants of enslaved Africans in various parts of the Americas and Western Europe have
continued in their attempts to construct Africa-Diasporic identities. Prerequisites: HIST 2321
and HIST 2322.