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ETHS 139
Asian/Pacific American Women Writers
Spring

Reading works by Asian/Pacific American women, we focus on how these writers represent distinctly Asian/Pacific American experiences. We explore past and present social and political issues of particular relevance to APA women, and consider how these issues appear in the texts. Additional topics include the impact of feminist thought, debates regarding feminism versus cultural nationalism, and resistance and compliance to Orientalist depictions of APA women.

Course Credit:
3

Instructor(s):
Staff

Prerequisite:
ENG 001

Meets the following Core Curriculum (or Gen Ed requirement(s)):
Meets the following Gen Ed requirement(s): Creating & Critiquing Arts, Multicultural Perspectives, Women and Gender,

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Last Updated: 6/23/17