AMCULT 204 - Themes in American Culture
Section: 006 Asian and Pacific Islander American (A/PIA) Literature Poetry, Fiction, and Performance
Term: FA 2017
Subject: American Culture (AMCULT)
Department: LSA American Culture
Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
HU
Waitlist Capacity:
unlimited
Consent:
With permission of instructor.
Repeatability:
May be elected twice for credit. May be elected more than once in the same term.
Primary Instructor:

What is Asian and Pacific Islander American (A/PIA) literature? What are the concerns and currents of A/PIA writing and stories? This course presents an introduction to the literature, poetry, and artistic expressions of Asian and Pacific Islander Americans in the continental U.S. and Pacific Islands. Surveying a range of novels, short stories, poems, plays, and memoirs, we will examine a variety of cultural texts that give voice to the expansiveness of A/PIA lives and the capaciousness of their literary and creative imaginings. Topics and themes include coming-of-age stories, gender and sexuality, Pacific Islands and indigeneity, migration, identity, gendered racisms, stereotyping, and fantasy.

AMCULT 204 - Themes in American Culture
Schedule Listing
001 (SEM)
P
26862
Open
15
4Ugrd
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TuTh 10:00AM - 11:30AM
002 (LEC)
P
30956
Open
15
 
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TuTh 1:00PM - 2:30PM
003 (LEC)
 
30967
Closed
0
 
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TuTh 10:00AM - 11:30AM
Note: LSA HONORS Y1 AND Y2
004 (DIS)
P
30972
Closed
0
 
-
W 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Note: LSA HONORS Y1 AND Y2
005 (DIS)
P
30974
Closed
0
 
-
F 1:00PM - 2:00PM
Note: LSA HONORS Y1 AND Y2
006 (LEC)
P
31038
Open
15
 
-
MW 11:30AM - 1:00PM
007 (SEM)
P
34541
Open
11
 
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MW 2:30PM - 4:00PM
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