The Caribbean through Literature, History, & the Arts

Arts and Humanities

The Caribbean through Literature, History, & the Arts

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  • Academic Plan
  • Cognate
    Arts and Humanities
  • Responsible Academic Unit

    Contact Info
    • Name: Rebecca Doran
    • Email:
    • Phone: Please contact by email
    • Location: 210-11 Merrick
  • Recommended for
    Students interested in the Caribbean region and in building critical thinking and argumentative writing skills.
  • Required Courses
    Students must complete at least 3 courses for at least 9 credits.
  • Number of Groups: 2

Cognate Categories


Through courses in various humanities disciplines, students will understand the dynamics that drive Caribbean beliefs and rituals, intellectual history, and cultural production (literature, film, art, etc.), and thus the characteristics that make Caribbean culture uniquely rich.

Option Groups

Students must complete at most 2 of the following option groups:

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