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Fall 2022
AFRICANA STUDIES

AFAS 150B1 – Contemporary Afro Brazil
  • Gen Ed: Diversity Emphasis
  • Gen Ed: Tier 1 Individuals & Societies/150
  • Gen Ed: Exploring Perspectives, Humanist
  • This course challenges historical and contemporary popular culture perceptions of Brazil as a tourist haven and paradise replete with festivities and beautiful beaches while also reinforcing an interdisciplinary and multiple perspective approach to the study of Afro-Brazilian people¿s history, cultures, arts, music, dance, cinema, cuisines, and sports, and the protracted systemic discrimination and exclusion from political and economic rights, as well as the racial and educational inequalities and disparities that Brazilians of African descent have experienced over the years.

    Section 001
    Days MoWeFr
    Time 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM
    Instructor Praise Zenenga
    Date Aug 22 - Dec 7
    Status Open
    Enrollment 52 / 80
    • Days: MoWeFr
    • Time: 11:00 AM
    • Dates: Aug 22 - Dec 7
    • Status: Open
    • Enrollment: 52 / 80