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Honours BASc, BEd (Interdisciplinary Studies Major with Concentration in International Conflict and Human Rights) P/J (O) - Global South Asia

English 3970 Global South Asia
A study of twentieth and twenty-first century English-language literature and cultural expression from the Indian subcontinent and the South Asian diaspora. Texts will include literature, film and/or music from Asia, Africa, Europe, and the Americas. Topics to be covered may include the role of literature in partition and nationalism, indenture, urbanization, multiculturalism, migration, and the emergence of India as a global power in the context of globalization and increased outsourcing.
Credit Weight: 0.5
Prerequisite(s):

Two FCEs in English, including at least one half-course at the second-year level, or permission of the Chair of the Department

Offering: 3-0; or 3-0
Notes: English 3970 counts toward fulfillment of the Area 3 requirement.
Course Classifications: Type A: Humanities