Post-1950 African & Caribbean Literature
An intensive survey of the modem English literature written outside of the United
Kingdom and the United States. The second semester of this course focuses on Caribbean
nations such as Jamaica and Trinidad and African nations such as Nigeria, South
Africa, and Kenya. Among the writers studied are V .S. Naipaul, Derek Walcott, Jean
Rhys, Wole Soyinka, Nadine Gordimer, and Ngugi wa Thiong'o. Offered alternate years.