HIST 593D1 French Atlantic Worlds: Seminar (3 credits)

Offered by: History and Classical Studies (Faculty of Arts)


History : The emergence of French Atlantic Worlds from the fifteenth to the early nineteenth century. Regions include West Africa, Brazil, Canada, Acadia and the Caribbean. Themes will include transatlantic commerce and slavery, colonialism, and indigenous peoples, debates over citizenship and the Haitian Revolution.

Terms: Fall 2017

Instructors: Nicholas Dew (Fall)

  • Prerequisite: HIST 202 or HIST 203 or HIST 215 or permission of instructor.

  • Restriction: Restricted to graduate students and honours students or advanced students who have permission of instructor.

  • Students must register for both HIST 593D1 and HIST 593D2.

  • No credit will be given for this course unless both HIST 593D1 and HIST 593D2 are successfully completed in consecutive terms.