West African Literatures and Cultures
0.5 Credit

Hours per week:
  • Lecture/Discussion: 3

A study of West African literature, film and cultural production. The course features a diversity of genres (e.g., oral narratives, radio drama, indigenous & Nollywood film) and spans from precolonial history (Timbuktu, myths, slave narratives) to current booming "third-generation" diasporic writing which investigates multicultural and global concerns.

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