AFAS 224 - Models of Resistance, Post 16th Cent. African Liberation Movements in Southeast

There were actually several "Souths" during the Holocaust of Enslavement. However, courses taught in the era of African enslavement have tended to focus on the northern most regions, such as Virginia, which are often taken to represent-if not constitute-the South. This course looks at the other "South" and the French and Spanish colonizers of South Carolina, Florida, and Louisiana. It offers a different perspective of the beginnings of the Great Enslavement and compares and contrasts the lives and struggles of enslaved, freed, and self-emancipated Africans in the Southwest during the tenure of Spain.

Also Offered As
HIST 224
Grade Basis
Student Option ABCDE/PF
Course Attributes
General Ed-Tiers (Before 2022)