ASAM0103 - Introduction to Asian American Literature and Culture

Status
A
Activity
LEC
Section number integer
401
Title (text only)
Introduction to Asian American Literature and Culture
Term
2022C
Subject area
ASAM
Section number only
401
Section ID
ASAM0103401
Course number integer
103
Meeting times
TR 1:45 PM-3:14 PM
Level
undergraduate
Instructors
David L Eng
Description
An overview of Asian American literature from its beginnings at the turn of the twentieth century to the present. This course covers a wide range of Asian American novels, plays, and poems, situating them in the contexts of American history and minority communities and considering the variety of formal strategies these different texts take. See the English Department's website at www.english.upenn.edu for a description of the current offerings.
Course number only
0103
Cross listings
ENGL1270401
Fulfills
Cultural Diviserity in the U.S.
Arts & Letters Sector
Use local description
No