ENG-226 Postmodernism and Human Rights Activism

This course explores contemporary theories, fiction, poetry, and movies by ethnic and indigenous peoples in the Americas, Africa, Asia, and Australasia. This course will feature authors who violate literary forms and genres as methods of resistance and empowerment. Topics may include Arab nationalism, the Intifada, the Bangla Language Movement, the Cultural Revolution, and apartheid.(Introduction to Literary Studies) Prerequisites: FYS-101 or FYS-110


3 credits