Southern Polytechnic State University

Undergraduate Academic Catalog 2012-2013

ENGL 2300 African-American Literature and Culture

Prerequisite: ENGL 1102

Note: This class can be used in place of ES 1100 Ethnic Studies to satisfy the requirement in Area E, Group 4 of the core curriculum


An introduction to African-American literature in the context of a variety of cultural and historical perspectives. The course includes a variety of activities that draw upon literature, film, music, and live cultural experiences.