An introduction to the field of Black Studies. This course serves as a cornerstone for the Black Studies Minor and attends to the transdisciplinary nature of inquiry and therefore draws from a range of disciplines to provide a broad understanding of themes. Students are introduced to key terminology and to the work of artists and scholars such as W.E.B. DuBois, Patricia Hill Collins, Carter G. Woodson, Kimberle' Crenshaw, and Stuart Hall. Distribution Requirements: HE, PD.