* ART 261 / AAS 261 (LA) Graded A-F, P/D/F, Audit
Art and Politics in Postcolonial Africa
Sample reading list:
Moyo, Dambisa, Dead Aid
Mbembe, Achille, Notes on the Postcolony
Deliss, Clementine, ed, Seven Stories About Modern Art in Africa
McEvilley, Thomas, The Selfhood of the Other
Enwezor, Okwui, Reframing the Black Subject
Enwezor, Okwui and Okeke-Agulu, Chika, Contemporary African Art Since 1980
Approximately 60-100 pages per week. Class presentation/participation, oral research presentation, midterm and final term paper.
Paper in Lieu of Mid Term - 20%
Paper in lieu of Final - 40%
Oral Presentation(s) - 20%
Class/Precept Participation - 20%
In addition to class trips to NJ-NY art museums and galleries, three internationally celebrated artists (Ghada Amer, Wangechi Mutu, and Paul Stopforth) will visit the class.
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