Sponsored by the Department of African American Studies, and Online & Continuing Education, this course is an introduction to various theories and methodologies rising out of the study of the Black world based on African American intellectual traditions. 45 years after Black Power posed a challenge to thinking by and about the African American experience it is necessary to rethink this legacy of changing consciousness. This is both a look at the theoretical formulations in the academic field of Black Studies, but more importantly it is thinking about how people can understand and be more self determining about consciousness and reorient themselves to the fight for freedom.
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