EN296 - Introduction to Asian American Literature

Explores major themes and texts in Asian American Literature and provides an overview of the foundations and the possible futures of the field. Introduces the role literature plays in creating and maintaining a pan-Asian political label. Presents the Vietnam War as a watershed moment to discuss the many shifts within the field, such as the emergence of Southeast Asian American writers and the rise of Gender Studies. Meets the Equity and Power: EPUS requirement.

Degree requirement — Equity and Power: EPUS

1 unit — Lo

Offerings

Term Block Title Instructor Location Student Limit/Available Updated
Spring 2024 Block 6 Introduction to Asian American Literature Aline Lo Armstrong Hall 255 25 / 11 06/23/2024
Spring 2025 Block 6 Introduction to Asian American Literature Aline Lo TBA 25 / 25 06/23/2024
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