Courses: Introduction to Postcolonial Literature (COMLH211B01)

Spring 2013

An introductory survey of English literature from regions that used to be part of the British Empire, focusing on topics such as the representation of first contact, the influence of western education and the English language, the effects of colonial violence, displacement, migration, and exile; we will focus specifically on the aesthetic strategies that have come to be associated with this body of literature. This course satisfies the Introductory Emphasis Requirement for the major.

Syllabus: View course syllabus

Fulfills: HU III Limit:45


Haverford, Hall 107

Meeting Times

TTh 11:30-1:00