Faculty of Arts
African-American Freedom Struggles: USA 1900-2000
An examination of the experience of African Americans during the "long civil rights movement" of the twentieth century, emphasising the depth and breadth of Black oppositional spirit and activity, the achievements and remaining challenges. Attention will also be given to the "long civil rights movement" in historiography and popular memory.
Coordinator(s) Associate Professor Jennifer Frost
Charles M. Payne & Adam Green, Time Longer Than Rope: A Century of African American Activism, 1850-1950, New York, 2003.
HISTORY 308: 15.0 points
30 points at Stage II in History, or 15 points at Stage II in History and ARTHIST 225