Subject: English
Credit units: 3
Offered: Either Term 1 or Term 2
Weekly hours: 3 Lecture hours
College: Arts and Science
Department: English


An introduction to colonial and decolonizing literatures and their cultural and historical contexts. The focus will be on defining key terms such as coloniality, Empire, postcolonialism, and delcoloniality as they are related to a range of literary texts. There will be a selection of Anglophone texts from the regions that have been affected by colonialism and imperialism including sub-Saharan Africa, the Indian subcontinent, the Caribbean, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, and Southeast Asia.

Prerequisite(s): 6 credit units of 100-level ENG.
Note: Category 5 course for the 2020-21 program year and later.

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