AAS 304 The Black Americas (A)

The history of Africans in the Americas from the colonial period to the present. Focus is on the historical agency of Africans and their role in shaping the political and social characters of various nations over time and examine key moments that shaped the Americas (colonization, resistance to slavery, revolutions, independence movements, populist movements, expansion of civil rights and changing notions of black identity. 3 Cr.