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ENGL 345 Major African American Writers


3 cr.


Junior standing and "C" or better in ENGL 133, or permission of English chair

Course Description

This course will concentrate on African American writers such as Wright, Ellison, Morrison, Bambara, and others who have contributed significantly to the African American Literature. Most readings will be novels but the short fiction of these writers will also be selectively read.


This course satisfies one of the Writing Intensive Course requirements for Arts and Sciences students.