Five College Consortium

African Film

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2018
Subject Name: 
French Studies
Course Number: 
353
Institution: 
UMass Amherst
Course taught in English. Histories and development of African Francophone and Caribbean film, from its inception to the present day. The sociocultural, economic, and political forces and imperatives defining its forms and directions. Questions this work raises in film aesthetics and theory as a whole. Screenings and analysis of films by Sembene, Achkar, Kabore, Mweze, Cisse, Drabo, Bekolo, Teno, Peck, Palcy, Lara, Haas, and others. (Gen.Ed. AT, G)
Linked Course: 
Multiple required components--lab and/or discussion section. To register, submit requests for all components simultaneously.
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Schedule #: 
52242

Course Sections

African Film
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0 Patrick Mensah TU 4:00PM 7:00PM