21W.025 Writing and Experience: Border Crossings


Class Info

Promotes greater understanding of the experiences of people who speak more than one language, whose ancestry or origins are in a country other than the US, and who have crossed borders of nation, language, culture, or class to amalgamate into the large and diverse culture that is America. Students read personal narratives of bilingual and bicultural writers, some of whom have struggled to assimilate, and others who have celebrated their own contributions to a culture of diversity. Includes four essays, one of which is an investigative essay where students focus on a subject of their choice, research it thoroughly, and write with authority about it. Limited to 18.

This class has no prerequisites.

21W.025 will not be offered this semester. It will be instructed by Staff.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits. This class counts as a HASS H. This class counts as a CI-HW.

In the Fall 2011 Subject Evaluations, 21W.025 was rated 4.4 out of 7.0. You can find more information at the 21W.025 Class Site site.

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