HIST 2512 Black Women in the Twentieth Century (also ASRC 2512, AMST 2512, FGSS 2512) (HA-AS)
Tuesday and Thursday: 11:40-12:55
Professor Margaret Washington
This course explores the social, cultural and communal lives of black women in North America, beginning with the transatlantic slave trade, and ending in 1900. Topics include Northern and Southern enslavement, first fredoms in the North, Southern emancipation, color consciousness, gender-cross racially and issues of class.