Rutgers, Africana Studies

AFRICANA STUDIES COURSES – FALL 2014

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COURSE NUMBER

COURSE TITLE

INSTRUCTOR

 

 

 

01: 014:103:01 index 05856

Introduction to Africana Studies

Jackson-Brewer, K.
kjb@africana.rutgers.edu

01: 014:103:02 index 00002

Introduction to Africana Studies

Ramsamy, K.
kavitha@africana.rutgers.edu

01: 014:103:03 index 18183

Introduction to Africana Studies

Johnson, W.
waltonj@africana.rutgers.edu

01: 014:103:04 index 18184

Introduction to Africana Studies

Bonadie, D.
bonadie@africana.rutgers.edu

 

 

 

01: 014: 132:01 index 10700

Black Experience and Film Medium

Shuford, D.
deborah.shuford@rutgers.edu

01: 014: 132:02 index 14239

Black Experience and Film Medium

Shuford, D.
deborah.shuford@rutgers.edu

 

 

 

01:014:140:01 index 04355

Introduction to American Cultures

Ramsamy, K.
Kavitha@africana.rutgers.edu

01:014:203:01 index 00003
Cross-listed with 01:050:246:01

Black Experience in America

Ramsamy, E.
ramsamy@africana.rutgers.edu

01:014:212:01 index 17677

Politics and Power in Modern Africa

Grimmett, M.
muriel.grimmett@rutgers.edu

01:014:213:01 index 05378

Blacks in History

Godonoo, P.
godonoo@africana.rutgers.edu

01:014:223:01 index

Independent Study

Faculty, by arrangement

01:014:230:01 index 04002

Psychology of the Black Experience

Reed, S.G.
sgeoreed@africana.rutgers.edu

01:014:233:01 index 00005

Introduction to Methodology in Africana Studies

Ramsamy, K.
Kavitha@africana.rutgers.edu

01:014:255:01 index 09228

History of Black Education in the US

Grimmitt, M.
muriel.grimmett@rutgers.edu

01:014:274:01 index 17678

Black civilization

Nash, M.
minash@andromeda.rutgers.edu

 

 

 

01:014:301:01 index 17680

Topics in Africana Studies: Race and Poverty

Brown, T.
revbrowntimothy@gmail.com

01:014:301:02 index 17682

Topics in Africana Studies: Director Spike Lee

Shuford, D.
deborah.shuford@rutgers.edu

01:014:301:06 index 08460

Topics in Africana Studies: African Americans and Sports

Plummer, J.
sirjoel@africana.rutgers.edu

 

 

 

01:014: 304:01 index 09229

Afromusicology

Grier, A.
april.grier@rutgers.edu

01:014: 304: 02 index 06310

Afromusicology

Grier, A.
april.grier@rutgers.edu

 

 

 

01:014:306:01 index 06374

Black Women in a Political Context

Tate, G.
gatate@africana.rutgers.edu

01:014:317:01 index 04896

Black Profiles: Zora Neale Hurston, Eddie Murphy

Ramachandran, A.
anitha@africana.rutgers.edu

01:014:323:01 index 18185

Seminar in the Philosophy of Africana Studies: Malcolm X and MLK

Whitney, J.
jwiii@echo.rutgers.edu

01:014:341:01 index 07548

Supervised community placement – Africana Studies Majors and Minors Only

Godonoo, P.
godonoo@africana.rutgers.edu

01:014:347:01 index 05710

Health Issues in the African American Community

Khan, K.
khan@biology.rutgers.edu

01:014:349:01 index 17970

Topics in American Politics

Bethea, D.
debethea.esq@gmail.com

01:014:355:01 index 05828

Blacks and Economic Structures

Paxton, J.
jpaxton@africana.rutgers.edu

01:014: 357:01 index 17972

Islam in the Global Black Experience

Nash, M.
minash@andromeda.rutgers.edu

01:014:362:01 index 06375

Black Identity, Religion, Politics

Grimmett, M.
muriel.grimmett@rutgers.edu

01:014: 363:01 index 09241

Race, Class, Gender, Schooling

Grier, A.
april.grier@rutgers.edu

01:014:371:01 index 10052

The New Scramble for Africa

Johnson, W.
waltonj@africana.rutgers.edu

01:014: 376:01 index 17973

Pan-African Movement

Bonadie, D.
bonadie@africana.rutgers.edu

01:014:380:01 index  03127

Blacks in Science

Hove, E.
ehove12@africana.rutgers.edu

01:014:381:01 index 12343
Credit not given for both this course and 01:790:334:01

 Politics of Black America

Price, M.
mtprice@africana.rutgers.edu

 

01:014: 384:01 index 12337

The Black Community and Social Issues

Prisock, L.
lgp20@africana.rutgers.edu

01:014:404:90 index 18187

Seminar in Contemporary Race Relations – ONLINE COURSE

Johnson, W.
waltonj@africana.rutgers.edu

01:014:410:01 index 09231
Cross listed with 01:508:468:01

Afro-Brazilian History

Butler, K.
kbutler@africana.rutgers.edu

01:014:423:01 index 12511

Black Thought

Brown, T.
revbrowntimothy@gmail.com

01:014:481:01 index 10728

The Black Family

Davis, W.
wdavis@africana.rutgers.edu

 

 

 

01:014:490:01 index 05561

Seminar in Africana Studies – Juniors and Seniors only

Ramachandran, A.
anitha@africana.rutgers.edu

01:014:490:02 index 00006

Seminar in Africana Studies – Juniors and Seniors only

Price, M.
mtprice@africana.rutgers.edu

 

 

 

01:014:491

Independent Study

Faculty, by arrangement

01:014:497:01 index 00008

Africana Studies Scholars Project

Faculty, by arrangement

Course Offerings

Undergraduate

undergraduate students

Core Faculty

faculty

40th Anniversary

40 anniversary

Important Words

  • Malcolm X
    Malcolm X
    "There is no better than adversity. Every defeat, every heart break, every loss, contains its own seed, its own lesson on how to improve your performance the next time."