Apr 14, 2021  
College Catalog 2021-2022 
    
College Catalog 2021-2022

AMST 263 - African American Theater

Cross-Listed as THDA 263  
This course is an overview of the development of theater by and about Black Americans. It examines the historical, social, political, and cultural context of African-American Theater. After investigating the roots of African-American Theater in African culture, performance modes, and social values, it focuses on a study of plays written by Black Americans in the 19th and 20th centuries. (4 Credits)