Courses: Religious Themes in African American Literature (RELGH231B01)

Spring 2008

Enrollment limited to 20 students.
This course will explore African American literary texts as a basis for religious inquiry. Throughout the course we will examine African American novelists and literary scholars using their works as a way of understanding black religious traditions and engaging important themes in the study of religion. Authors discussed may include Zora Neale Hurston, James Baldwin, Ishmael Reed, Maryse Conde and others.

Fulfills: HU III

Department

Religion (Web site)

Taught By

Tracey Hucks (Profile)

Location

Haverford, Hall 201

Meeting Times

MW 11:00-12:30