SYLLABUS_Spring2012_1

SYLLABUS_Spring2012_1 - CMLT/WMST275 - WORLD LITERATURE by...

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Unformatted text preview: CMLT/WMST275 - WORLD LITERATURE by WOMEN SPRING 2012 Instructor : Chinenye I. Okparanta Course time & location : KEY 0125 M & W 3:30pm-4:45pm Office hours : TWS 2128, W 2:15pm-3:15pm & by appointment Email : cokpara2@umd.edu Course Description: This course aims to familiarize students with texts from a variety of countries and cultures. Through class discussions and writing assignments, we will investigate the factors that affect and define women in different parts of the world. We will interrogate the choices writers make in terms of literary representations of women, paying attention to how location intersects with language, religion, family, society, class, and culture to inform the question of identity. Course Policies: 1. Participation. Each class session will be discussion-based. You are required to read ALL assignments before class and come prepared to participate. You are expected to be able to respond to questions posed to you. 2. Online Participation. Part of the course requirement is that each student contributes to an online blog/discussion board that will supplement our in-class sessions. Questions to spark debate will be uploaded at the beginning of each week by two students who will also be responsible for preparing a short 10-minute presentation to start off the weeks class discussion. Students are ALL required to contribute to the blog/discussion board topics....
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