- Graded: A/F
- Prerequisites: Enrollment in an English graduate program or instructor approval.
- Bulletin Year: 2022 - 2023 Graduate Bulletin
Major trends in world literature as a field of investigation distinct from recent and contemporary English and American literature, explored in a sustained way through texts translated from non-Western languages and/or composed outside Europe and North America. Concentration on literature(s) frequently subordinated to dominant First-World concerns. Works from one of the following marginalized spaces provide the exclusive focus of this introduction to global perspectives: Africa, Caribbean, Asia, Latin America, Middle East.