About the course

This course is the online home for Hank Williams’s Intro to Africana Studies sections (AAS 166) at Lehman College. This is the Africana Studies Department’s introductory course. The course presents a broad thematic overview the discipline of Africana Studies and an examination of  key issues in our field. This section is taught from an African centered perspective.

Bulletin description: “A thematic and methodological introduction to African and African American Studies from diverse disciplinary perspectives, including the humanities, social sciences, and the arts.

See the course books or syllabus pages for more info. Scrolling through posts on the course’s main page is the best way to get a sense of the week-to-week flow of the class.

Fall 2022 class section

The class will be offered in Fall 2022 semester on Mondays in the 6-8:40 PM time slot. It’s scheduled to be held on campus in person. The section is XM81 (code 52249).