Afro-American and African Diaspora Studies | Advanced Topics in Arts and Humanities for African American and African Diaspora Studies
A399 | 12606 | S Johnson


TOPIC: African American Religions
This course examines the varieties of African American religions
from the early modern era to the present.  The course will have
analytical focus on colonialism, slavery, modern race and gender
identities, and transnational linkages.  Topics include Diaspora
theologies, government surveillance, and cultural revivalism.
Students will also study major issues of method and historiography
of African American religions.  Essay (bluebook) exams; research
paper.
Meets with REL ZR321.
COLL A&H distribution (Western Religious Traditions for the
Religious Studies major)