ENGL 3740 - Introduction to Asian American Studies

Description
An interdisciplinary introduction to the culture and history of Asians and Pacific Islanders in America. Examines ethnic communities such as Chinese, Japanese, Filipino, Korean, Asian Indian, and Native Hawaiian, through themes such as immigration, labor, cultural production, war, assimilation, and politics. Texts are drawn from genres such as legal cases, short fiction, musicals, documentaries, visual art, and drama. For more details on this class, please visit the department website at http://www.engl.virginia.edu/courses.
Credits
3
Attributes
Cultures & Societies of the World Historical Perspectives
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Recent Semesters
Spring 2020
Offered
MW, W, F
Avg. Class Size
24
Avg. Sections
5