ENG 302: African American Drama


Dr. Holladay 3 credits

          This course offers an advanced survey covering modern and contemporary plays by African American authors, including Lorraine Hansberry, James Baldwin, Amiri Baraka, August Wilson, Lynn Nottage, and Suzan-Lori Parks. Discussions will focus on character and relationship analysis, themes, and the overall arc of African American drama. Written assignments will include two papers, a midterm, and a final exam.

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