Spanish and Portuguese | Seminar: African Literature in Portuguese
P710 | 28308 | P. Sadlier


Professor Darlene Sadlier
email: sadlier

P710 Seminar: African Literature in Portuguese

M 4:00p – 6:30p/section# 28308/3 cr./BH 105

Topic: The Literature of Angola and Mozambique

The course will introduce students to selected authors and works
from Angola and Mozambique, with special emphasis on the post-
colonial novel. Topics to be discussed include expansionism, the
Salazar dictatorship, the colonial wars and censorship, the
Portuguese revolution and Lusophone African independence, and post-
revolutionary relations between African nations and
Portugal. Students will write a seminar paper for the class.