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Department of African American Studies (2002-2003)

Chairperson: Michael A. Cooke
Department Office: Morgan 232
Department Telephone: 309/298-1181
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Graduate Faculty

  • Assistant Professors
    • Abdul-Rasheed Na’Allah, Ph.D., University of Alberta
    • C S’thembile West, Ph.D., Temple University

Associate Graduate Faculty

  • Assistant Professor
    • Alphonso Simpson, Jr., Ph.D., University of Wyoming
    • Audrey P. Watkins, Ph.D., University of Illinois–Chicago

Course Descriptions

444G Teaching African-American Studies. (3) Study of the development of African-American Studies curricula K-12. Includes a study of the problems and procedures of teaching African-American Studies, including supervised study, pupil activities, organization and development of teaching materials.

491G Seminar in African American Studies. (1–6) Topics will vary from semester to semester, and will be announced prior to registration.

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