FRN 301 Haiti The Most Important Country in the World (A,I,Y)

Haiti is the home of the only successful slave revolt in history and this highly interdisciplinary course analyzes its history, society, music, film, art, dance and religious practices. Evaluates French and American colonization and exploitation of the country in addition to its contentious relationship with the Dominican Republic. Contextualizes Zombies, which originated as manifestations of post-slavery fear. Note: All course work will be completed in French for French credit. Crosslisted with: FCE301. 3 Cr.