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Soul Funk and Civil Rights

4 sem. hrs. Through the study of popular music produced and consumed by African Americans between 1960 and 1980 we will explore social movements, racial consciousness, and the elements of black creative expressions that transformed Black and mainstream American society. Song lyrics and dance inform our interrogation of the remaking of American culture.

Course details

  • Course number: AST-275
  • Credits: 4.00
  • Academic Level: Undergraduate
  • Currently Offered: Yes
  • Course Type: Lecture


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