African-American Folklore

This course examines the development and the significance of African-American folklore through study of its various genres: music, tales, legends, shorter verbal forms, material culture, folk belief, and folk humor. Emphasis is given to both African survivals and Indo-European influences in these genres. AFRSTY 260L and AMST 260L are the same course.

Course Details

Campus: 
Boston
Format: 
Online
Level: 
Undergraduate
Subject: 
Africana Studies
Number: 
AFRSTY260L-01B
Semester: 
Summer 2018
Registration Status: 
Closed
Registration: 
Monday, April 2, 2018 to Tuesday, June 5, 2018