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 sections

There are two different class sections this semester. Both sections will meet on campus in person.

Section XM81 (code 52249) meets on Mondays in the 6-8:40 PM time slot in Carman 331

Section 1F meets on Mondays/Wednesdays from 1:30-2:45 PM in Carman 332