Courses: Seminar in the Writings of Women of African Descent (RELGH330B01)

Spring 2011

This seminar will examine the writings of women of African descent from Africa, North America, and the Caribbean. Using primary and secondary texts from the nineteenth to the twentieth centuries, this course will explore the various religious traditions, denominations, sects, and religious and cultural movements in which women of African descent have historically participated. The course will also analyze the ways in which specific social conditions and cultural practices have historically influenced the lives of these women within their specific geographical contexts.

Fulfills: HU III Limit:15


Haverford, Morley Room

Meeting Times

M 1:30-4:00