ASIANPAM 204 - Themes in Asian/Pacific Islander American Studies
Section: 001
Term: WN 2018
Subject: Asian/Pacific Island Amer Std (ASIANPAM)
Department: LSA American Culture
Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
HU
Repeatability:
May be elected twice for credit. May be elected more than once in the same term.
Primary Instructor:

This course is an introduction to the issues raised, and analytical approaches used by, Asian/Pacific Islander American Studies scholars in the humanities. Particular topics and course content will vary by instructor. Overall, though, students will consider a diverse set of literary, historical, and theoretical texts that illuminate the experiences and representations of Asian/Pacific Islander Americans in the United States. Courses under this number might center on literature, religion, philosophy, performing arts, media, and/or material cultures. Special attention will be given to how Asian/Pacific Islander Americans are imagined as a distinctive cultural group and whether such imaginings make sense in a transnational context. This class is the complement to the social science focus of ASIANPAM 206.

Course Requirements:

Will vary by instructor and topic. In general for the 200 level, American Culture expects 70-90 pages of reading per week. Students will also complete 8-12 pages of writing outside of class; take in-class exams or quizzes; and actively participate in class discussions.

Intended Audience:

Freshman, sophomores, and juniors interested in a Hummanities approach to Asian/Pacific Islander American Studies.

Class Format:

Variable (lecture/discussion or seminar)

ASIANPAM 204 - Themes in Asian/Pacific Islander American Studies
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001 (LEC)
P
31399
Open
28
 
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MW 10:00AM - 11:30AM
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