Southeast Asian R5A Section 2: Self, Representation, and Nation

Category: Reading and Composition
Course #: 24966
Units: 4
Times and Locations:

TuTh 12:30-2

179 Dwinelle

This course is devoted to a study of selected literary texts set in various regions of Southeast Asia. The readings will include works by foreign authors who lived and traveled in Southeast Asia and translations of works by Southeast Asian writers. These texts will be used to make comparisons and observations with which to characterize coloniality, nationalism, and postcoloniality. This course satisfies the first half of the Reading and Composition requirement.