CAR421H1: Global Perspectives on the Haitian Revolution

Hours

24S

Previous Course Number

NEW421H1

Examines the colonial pre-history of the Haitian Revolution (1791-1804). Explores how this transatlantic revolution unfolded, including the emancipation of slaves, Toussaint, Louverture, and the roles played by Spain, the United States and Britain. A reflection on the Revolution in contemporary literature and film.

Exclusion
Distribution Requirements
Humanities
Social Science
Breadth Requirements
Society and its Institutions (3)
Mode of Delivery
In Class