Passages from India
In this seminar, we will focus on the literature, politics, and culture of 20th century India. We will discuss writing by Raja Rao, Mahatma Gandhi, Jawaharlal Nehru, Ismat Chughtai, Mahashweta Devi, Arundhati Roy, Salman Rushdie, and others. Drawing on both popular and documentary films, we will explore this literature in the contexts of colonialism, nationalism, class and caste politics, gender, the state, regionalism, religion, notions of development, and globalization. 3 hrs. sem.
- Fall 2012
- Munroe Hall 222(MNR 222)
- 12:15pm-1:30pm on Monday, Wednesday (Sep 10, 2012 to Dec 7, 2012)
- Yumna Siddiqi
- First Year Seminar
- First-Year Seminar Program
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- AAL CW LIT
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