Afro-American and African Diaspora Studies | BLACK PARIS
A304 | 30818 | Eileen Julien


The common and divergent experiences of African American, Afro-Caribbean, and African
travelers to the "City of Light," from 18th-century New Orleans Creoles to 21st-century youth
of African descent, as seen through literature, performance, film, and other arts. Issues of
colonization, expatriation, immigration, exile, the Harlem Renaissance and "negritude," race
and diaspora, transnationalism.