Studies in Global Literature

3.00 crs.

This seminar explores the development of a specific theme or genre in contemporary global literature and/or cinema. Topics vary by semester, but might include Magical Realism, the African Novel, or Global Human Rights Literature.  Primary texts are drawn from African, Asian, Caribbean, and/or Latin American traditions. Students gain facility with theoretical trends that challenge traditional critical perspectives and foreground those that emerge from the global South. This course may be repeated with permission.

Course Prerequisite

ENGL T122 Critical Reading and Writing , Junior, Any of the prerequisites are accepted
ENGL A205 Writing about Texts , Junior, Any of the prerequisites are accepted

Course Cross-listing

Course Corequisite