68:250 NT2 Aboriginal Women Writers [Robertson]

Prerequisite: 68:152 or permission of Instructor.

Some of the most striking contemporary literature in North America today is that written by Aboriginal women. This course examines the antecedents and influence of the major Aboriginal women writers. Writers whose work will be studied include Paula Gunn Allen, Louise Erdrich, Joy Harjo, Leslie Marmon Silko, and Lucy Tapahonso, among others.

Cross-registered with (Native Studies) 68:250.
3 lecture hours per week, one term.

Instructor: Brandy Robertson