AFRSTY225-01B The Origins of Caribbean Civilizations (with Jean Lesly Rene)
This course explores Caribbean society from the Columbian era to the period of emancipation. Taking an interdisciplinary approach, it focuses on the foundations of Caribbean civilizations in the English-, French-, and Spanish-speaking areas of the region. Special emphasis is given to the rise of African communities in the New World. (Course offered in the spring only.)
Instructor permission required to register for this course.