South and Southeast Asian 120: Topics in South and Southeast Asian Studies

Category: South and Southeast Asian
Course #: 33175
Units: 4
Times and Locations:

T/Th 12:30-2, 61 Evans

This course uses biographies to narrate the history of modern Southeast Asia. It will not only
examine prominent individuals who have shaped history, but also ordinary lives that reflect this
history. This course will also investigate life writing as a non-fiction genre. For the final
requirement, students will write a short biography of a Southeast Asian of their choice.