COMP 307
Asian American Writing and the Visual Arts
Last Offered Spring 2016
Division II Exploring Diversity Initiative
Cross-listed COMP 307 / ENGL 388 / AMST 304
This course is not offered in the current catalog or this is a previous listing for a current course.

Class Details

This course examines the intersection of Asian American writing and the visual arts in a range of works: graphic novels, art criticism, collaborative projects between poets and visual artists, works that combine textual and visual elements, ekphrastic poetry, poetry “inspired by” paintings, video work, digital poetry, among others. Writers and artists to be discussed include Mei-mei Berssenbrugge, Theresa Cha, Patty Chang, Mel Chin, Bhanu Kapil, Janice Lee, Tan Lin, Yoko Ono, Adrian Tomine, and John Yau.
The Class: Format: seminar
Limit: 15
Expected: 15
Class#: 3267
Grading: yes pass/fail option, yes fifth course option
Requirements/Evaluation: two papers, short assignments, presentation, participation
Prerequisites: none
Enrollment Preferences: American Studies majors
Distributions: Division II Exploring Diversity Initiative
Notes: meets Division 2 requirement if registration is under AMST; meets Division 1 requirement if registration is under ENGL or COMP
This course is cross-listed and the prefixes carry the following divisional credit:
COMP 307 Division II ENGL 388 Division II AMST 304 Division II
Attributes: AMST Arts in Context Electives
AMST Comp Studies in Race, Ethnicity, Diaspora
FMST Core Courses

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