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College Catalog 2022-2023 
    
College Catalog 2022-2023 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ARTH 263 - African American Art and Design


This course explores the contribution of African American artists to the visual culture of the United States, from the work of 18th- and 19th-century enslaved and free blacks to the production of contemporary African American artists. Students examine the various strat­egies that African American artists have used to establish an independent artistic identity and to provide a political voice for their audiences.

Credits 1



Area
Humanities

Connection
23010

Division
Arts and Humanities

Foundation
Beyond the West

Compass Attributes
Humanities, Structure/Power/Inequality, Taylor and Lane Scholars