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THE HISTORY OF AFRICAN-AMERICAN ART (CAT)

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CAT 216
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(Also AFS 216)

  • Multi/Transcultural & Global Awareness

Emma Amos, Betty Saar, Sam Gilliam, Jacob Lawrence. Do you recognize the names of these artists? Study the achievements of artists of color. How have they integrated their cultural identity with their self-expression? Where and when have African, European, Latino and Caribbean influences affected their art? How have African-American artists established strong, creative communities? Visits to museums, galleries, and cultural centers in New Jersey and New York.

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