Afro-American and African Diaspora Studies | AFRICAN AMERICAN CINEMATIC EXPERIENCE
A330 | 29420 | David Wall

Examines the historical and contemporary portrayals of African Americans in Hollywood and
in independent narrative film focusing on the social and political functions of film, its
legitimization of race, and its oppositional formations, interventions, and practices.
Considers how film mediates and interrogates race and social relations in American society.