Reemerging Africa: The World's Oldest Cultures Break Free of Colonial Control
Anthropologists tell us that human history began in Africa. Colonial imperialism and inter-tribal warfare has ravaged the continent for thousands of years. Central Question for the Unit: What happens if a group thinks it is superior to another, even if previously perceived each other as equal?
Course Lecture PowerPoint Slides and Other Materials
Course Lecture Video Recordings
Music Video Overview of the Unit (2:30 minutes) Music: "Freedom for Africa" performed by Buffalo Soldier. I selected this due to lyrics talking about struggle Africa has faced in the past from outside nations and new threats, the power vacuum after they left, and how local Africans filled it.