This is an introduction to Africa since 1800. The course will use a mix of lectures and classroom discussions to study African history, focusing on Africa's connections with other parts of the world, including the Americas; topics will include the trans-Atlantic slave trade and European imperialism and the African diaspora. Reading assignments will include primary sources. (Offered every Spring.)
3 credits
Lower Division
Pathways Curriculum
Approaches to Creation and Analysis, The Capacities