English | Ethnic American Literature
L374 | 26260 | Ross Gay
L374 26260 ETHNIC AMERICAN LITERATURE
2:30p-3:45p TR (30 students) 3 cr. A&H, CSA.
TOPIC: "The Very Contemporary Novel from the African Diaspora"
In this class we will be reading very contemporary (21st Century)
novels by authors as diverse as Edwidge Danticatt, Junot Diaz,
Percival Everett and Colson Whitehead. There will be a number of
short papers (5-7 pgs) and one culminating long paper (12-15 pgs) in
addition to one or more class presentations.