Week of November 8: Black Sociology and Africana Womanism

Image: US American Black. Faith Ringgold. via artist’s website. 1969. Oil on canvas. 60 x 84″. From Ringgold’s “Black Light” series.

First, remember that the written assignment is due on Monday 11/6 by midnight EST. See the assignments page for details and citation/formatting resources.

For Wednesday 11/8, we’ll go to chapter 6 in (Black Sociology) Maulana Karenga’s Introduction to Black Studies.

Also read Clenora Hudson-Weems’s “Africana Womanism: an Overview” (PDF on the Readings page)

You do not need the Amsterdam News this week or for the rest of the semester. We will not be covering it.

Quick highlights from 11/1 class:

  • To be added


  • Save the date: Black Solidarity Day program in Brooklyn NY. See flyer below.