ENGL 550 (01) - Introduction to the Literature and Culture of Race

Intro to Lit and Cult of Race

Durham   Liberal Arts :: English
Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2021 - Full Term (02/01/2021 - 05/11/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 57067
This course introduces students to readings across the field of ethnic literature and culture in order to form their capacity to speak and think critically about race relations in America. Readings will include those in race theory, racial construction and authenticity, histories of raced subjects in America, the rise of ethnic studies, white ignorance and whiteness studies, the intersectionality of race with gender, sexual orientation, economic class, religion, and faith. Includes Asian American, African American, Native, and Latino/a literature.
Department Approval Required. Contact Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Repeat Rule: May be repeated for a maximum of 8 credits.
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course, Inquiry (Discovery), Humanities(Disc)
Instructors: Monica Chiu

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
2/1/2021 5/11/2021 MWF 9:10am - 10:00am HS 201
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