HIS305H1: Popular Culture and Politics in the Modern Caribbean

Hours: 
24L

This course examines the connections between popular culture and politics in the modern Caribbean. Aspects of popular culture such as sport, religion, and social constructions of gender will be discussed. The impact of post-war migration, race and racial nationalism and the upheavals of the 1960s on popular culture in the Caribbean will also be themes.

Prerequisite: 

HIS294Y1/​HIS230H1,231H1

Distribution Requirements: 
Humanities
Breadth Requirements: 
Society and its Institutions (3)