African and African American Studies Slider Block

African and African American Studies Slider Item

Welcome!

African African American Studies (AAFS) is an innovative multidisciplinary program in the College of Liberal Arts at Wright State University offering both a major and minor, in addition to related certificates. 

Course: Hip Hop America - AFS 3990

Hip Hop America

From African American value systems and mainstream culture to attitudes towards consumerism and ethics, Hip Hop has had a widespread influence on the shape of our society. Investigate the systemic social, cultural, and economic effects of Hip Hop entertainment while also discovering the historical and psychological forces that led to the creation, growth, and current cultural status of the genre. The course will be taught by instructor John Rogers during summer 2015 B Term. For further information please see the course listing for AFS 3990-B01 or email John Rogers at john.rogers@wright.edu

African & African American Studies News

Wright State’s Donna Schlagheck honored at Ohio House of Representatives

Ohio House Speaker and Wright State grad Cliff Rosenberger read a commendation of professor Donna Schlagheck in the House chamber May 20.
Continue reading in Wright State Newsroom

Poetic license

Wright State English professor James Guthrie will assume the editorship of the Emily Dickinson Journal, the only publication devoted to her writing.
Continue reading in Wright State Newsroom

 

Connect With Us


Featured Video