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2012-2013 Undergraduate Catalog 
2012-2013 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

ART 359 - The Arts of Sub-Saharan Africa

2012-2013 Catalog Year

This course introduces students to the major artistic and cultural centers of Sub-Saharan Africa. It examines the artistic and cultural production of traditional and contemporary African arts through social-historical and post-colonial analyses. It will consider the relationships among African cultural practices and ideologies, European cultural practices and ideologies, the slave trade and colonialism.

PREREQ: ART 250 OR 251 OR ARS 210, or instructor permission.
credit: 3