Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2015/2016
Canadian Excellence

American Protest Music
0.5 Credit

This course examines the history of American protest music from the 1930s onwards. Topics to be considered include civil rights, black power, anti-war movements, and opposition to capitalism through such figures as Woody Guthrie, Bob Dylan, Billie Holiday, Gil-Scot Heron and Public Enemy.

Additional Course Information
3 lecture hours