2018-19 Academic Catalog 
    
    Jan 22, 2022  
2018-19 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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WOST 34000 - Literature By Women Of Color


Prerequisite(s): ENGL 10400 FOR LEVEL UG WITH MIN. GRADE OF D- OR ENGL 10100 FOR LEVEL UG WITH MIN. GRADE OF D-

Credit Hours: 3.00. This course focuses on literature written in English by women of color living in the United States. Writers included are Africa-American, Native-American, Asian-American, and Latin/Hispanic descent. The course introduces students to the emerging body of writing by women of color, heightening awareness and appreciation of these women’s literary contributions. ENGL /WOST 34000 examines some of the cultural differences among these groups, as reflected in the literature. This course also explores obstacles, particularly those related to race, gender, and class, that women of color share. Finally, the course enhances understanding of the experiences shared by women from all cultures. This course is cross-listed as ENGL 34000. Not open to students with credit in ENGL 340. Typically offered Fall Spring Summer.


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