Race, Politics and Institutions


These courses study the role of race and the experiences of black subjects, in formal and informal institutions. The focus may be on education, law and government, cities, families and communities, media and business, and non-governmental organizations 

AAST 203

The African American Family in the United States

AAST 248

African American History Since 1877

AAST 258

Race and Urban Life

AAST 272

Race, Gender & Sexuality

AAST 406

Politics of Race, Gender & Class

AAST 229

African and Its Disaporas

AAST 249

Black Freedom Movements in the U.S. 

AAST 262

Black Cultural Studies

AAST 294

Topics in African American Studies

AAST 407

Seminar in Comparative Racialization

AAST 247

African American History to 1877

AAST 250

Comparative Black Literature

AAST 271

African American and the Politics of Incarceration

AAST 306

Black Politics in the United States

AAST 441

Topics in African History

AAST 481

Topics in African and African American History

AAST 492

Topics in Social Science Research