The Civil Rights and Black Power Movements

History 24.002

Fall 2005
Instructor: 
Martin
Location: 
2303 Dwinelle
Day & Time: 
W 2-4
CCN: 
3913
Units: 
Units

This course will examine the origins, development, and consequences of the Civil Rights Movement in the United States. Our discussions will build upon a selection of short readings, documentary films, musical texts, and visual artifacts. Our major intellectual preoccupation will be analyzing historical and cultural representations of this watershed moment.

Notes: 

(1 unit). This seminar will meet the first ten weeks of the semester.