01:050:377 Asian American Literature
Instructor: Rick H. Lee
Mondays and Wednesdays, 6:10 – 7:30 PM, Frelinhuysen Hall B5, College Avenue Campus

This course will introduce students to a selection of literature and film by and about people of Asian descent in the United States. We will read various literary genres–autobiography, fiction, poetry, creative non-fiction, and graphic narrative–and examine a set of interrelated topics including: history and memory; migration and displacement; sexuality and desire; generation and kinship; and forms of belonging and non-belonging. Eligible for the Minor in Comparative and Critical Race and Ethnic Studies (CCRES) and the Certificate in Asian/Asian American Studies. Cross-listed with 01:358:389. Questions? Email: rick.lee@rutgers.edu