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Art of the African Diaspora


This course allows students to consider how the term Diaspora is used to describe the dissemination of peoples of African descent that started with the trans-Atlantic slave trade and how such movements have impacted their artmaking in various geographical, cultural, and sociopolitical paradigms.

Satisfies a major requirement.
Fulfills cultural diversity requirement.
Students entering before 2012: satisfies Fine Arts distribution requirement.
Students entering 2012 or after: satisfies Visual and Performing Arts distribution requirement.
Counts toward the International Studies or Ethnic Studies interdisciplinary minor.