AFRICAN LITERATURE AND SPIRITUALITY

 

Subject: CLP

Course Number : 1320

Course Title:  AFRICAN LITERATURE AND SPIRITUALITY

Course Description:

African belief systems as reflected in African literature, art, and culture. By way of novels, videos, and theoretical texts, we will examine the metaphysical landscape of Africa in order to underscore the universality of the spiritual experience across human civilizations. Students will be exposed to myths and schemata that explain the African vision(s) of the world.

Credit Hours: 3 cr

GE: Literature       Non-Western  /Global 

Prerequisite: 

Course Level: upper level