Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2011/2012
Canadian Excellence

HI331
The African-American Experience since 1877
0.5 Credit

Significant themes include: the black family, community, and society in the segregated South; the “Great Migration” to Northern cities, urban life, wartime experiences, and the role of African-Americans in the arts. Students will also explore the history of African-American political activism and the struggle for civil rights. {S}