WAL: Borderlands Identity: Literature and Film

LAS N302
3.00 crs.

Knowledge-Values Courses: Writing About Literature

This course handles novels, short stories, drama, poetry, essays, and films by authors situated either geographically or culturally in a borderland between the US and Latin American countries.  In this writing-intensive course, students learn to read, think and write critically about literature while exploring the historical and cultural realities of Chican & Latin peoples in the borderlands of the US from the 19th to the present day.

Course Prerequisite

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

Course Cross-listing

Course Corequisite