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HUMA 210 Black World Ritual Performance


An exploration of the acts and meanings of performance and ritual in the Black world. Study of sacred and secular practices that influence theatre, ritual, ceremony, carnival, rites of passage, the blues, improvisation, Negro Spirituals, the word (as in: spoken-word, playwriting, use of physical voice as a tool, of specific characters in film), performance art, representation and perceptions of the black body, performance as expressed in sports culture, hip-hop, storytelling, and other performative modes of expression rooted in the ancestral ethos of Africans in the Diaspora.

Repeatable: N
Formerly 51-2102
HU PL
Minimum Credits 3 Maximum Credits 3



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