May 21, 2024  
2023-2024 Graduate Catalog 
    
2023-2024 Graduate Catalog

EN 430 Black Cinema


This course examines the cinematic productions of Black filmmakers, including works from Africa and the Caribbean by such filmmakers as Oscar Micheaux, Camille Billops, Ngozi Onwurah, Spike Lee, Julie Dash, Jon Singleton, and Tsitsi Dangaremba. Students analyze and critique the films for their artistic and thematic value, while interrogating the politics of production and distribution specific to black filmmaking.