ELIT2030-A African Amer Lit & Experience    (Fall 2013)

This section was canceled as of 08/15/2013



  Course Details
Course Description
About The Instructor

Course Details

Session, Dates: 1 (08/26/2013 - 12/14/2013)

Days: T R

Time: 02:00 - 03:15 pm

Location: Moon Campus


Seats Available: Canceled

Credits: 3

Course Description

The course focuses on texts created by African Americans which reflect the diverse thoughts, beliefs, customs, struggles, achievements, and visions of African American writers. This course teaches students the process of close reading, analysis, and interpretation of literature and invites students to make connections between literature and their experiences. The course stresses in-depth reading and concentrates on the interrelationships of literary works and the social and cultural values and beliefs reflected in and affected by those works. Some attention is given to the terminology basic to literary study and to the place of literature in a well-rounded education. The course is designed for students without prior coursework in literature.

Prerequisite: COSK1221 or COSK1225

About The Instructor

Diane Todd Bucci, Ph.D.

Director, Communications Skills Program, Courses I-V
English Department

Professor of English and Communications Skills
English Department

412-397-6455 phone
412-397-6469 fax
Wheatley Center 312