Study African-American literature in LITE 240 at KCC this spring semester

A text slide promoting KCC's Spring 2019 African-American literature class.

Kellogg Community College’s LITE 240: African-American Literature class this spring will focus on a survey of African-American literature from 1600 to the present.

Works to be covered in the class include the novels “The Color Purple” by Alice Walker and “If Beale Street Could Talk” by James Baldwin, along with other historic literary selections of poetry, short stories and speeches.

KCC’s three-credit LITE 240: African-American Literature course this spring will run from 11:30 a.m. to 12:50 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays beginning Jan. 15 on campus in Battle Creek.

For more information about the class, contact English Professor Ron Davis at davisr@kellogg.eduFor information about registering for other spring semester classes like this one, visit