This course introduces students to contemporary non-English literatures in translation. The course will emphasize current developments and trends in global writing, selecting materials from such countries as China, India, Iran, Columbia and Mexico. Students will also explore the relationship between recent literature and current events, contemporary political theory, religious belief, demographics, linguistics, and a range of ideas relevant to the modern world. See the Department of English website for the focus of the course in a specific term.
45 credits of 100-level or higher coursework including 6 credits of 100 or 200-level ENGL