AFST - Africana Studies

Brian Wolf, Dept. Chair, Dept. of Sociology and Anthropology (101 Archie Phinney Hall 83844-1110; phone 208/885-6751).

AFST 101 Introduction to Africana Studies

AFST 101 Introduction to Africana Studies (3 cr)

This course provides an introduction to Africana Studies. Specifically, it will examine aspects of African History, Contemporary African politics, the creation of the diaspora, contemporary race relations, Africana literature, and Africana music. It will incorporate theories on African development, globalization, and racial formation as it explores these topics. This course will be cotaught by affiliated faculty in the program, each presenting on their area of expertise.