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Thunder Bay • Orillia

Honours BASc (Interdisciplinary Studies Major with Concentration in International Conflict and Human Rights) (O) - Global Literatures in English

English 2510 Global Literatures in English
A study of literature and cultural expression in English from around the world, including Asia, Africa, the Caribbean and the South Pacific, with an emphasis on Indigenous texts. English is a global language, spoken by over a billion people who have creatively reshaped it to tell stories that reflect their diverse social, historical, political and cultural contexts. These stories both respond to colonial histories, and promote cultural continuity. Issues of nationalism, colonialism, globalization, indigeneity, migration and race will be studied through a variety of literary, cultural, and theoretical texts.
Credit Weight: 0.5
Prerequisite(s):

One FCE in English at the first-year level or second-year standing, or permission of the Chair of the Department

Offering: 3-0; or 3-0
Notes: Students who have previous credit in English 2501 may not take English 2510 for credit. English 2510 counts toward fulfillment of the Area 3 requirement.
Course Classifications:
  • Type A: Humanities
  • Type E: Indigenous Content