A survey of African American history from, emancipation to the present: the process of, emancipation, Reconstruction, the rise of Jim, Crow, the Harlem Renaissance, the Great Depression, and the transformation of the rural South, the, civil rights movement, Black power and white, backlash, the rise of the prison-industrial, complex, and the development of hip-hop culture., An examination of art, film, and theatre will, supplement written primary and secondary sources.