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2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog 
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HIST 436. Afro-Latin America

Crosslisted: ANTH 436 

Latin America and the Caribbean were the first and largest parts of the Western Hemisphere to be populated by Africans. Afro-Latin America examines cultural formations Africans brought to these regions. Beginning with an overview of the slave trade, it examines the histories of Africans and African-descent peoples throughout Latin America, as well as contemporary Afro-Latin American culture(s).