Study the historical origins and evolving nature of Mexican-American Literature.
Examine what diverse authors who identify as Mexican, Mexican-American or Chicano
have to say about the history, culture and socio-political issues of Mexican-Americans.
Literature of more recent immigrants from Mexico will also give us an opportunity
to analyze the ever-changing themes and characters in Mexican-American Literature.
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
- Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
- Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: ENGL 836 and READ 836 or ENGL 847 or ESL 400 or eligibility for ENGL 100 on approved
college English Placement Test or other measures as necessary.
AA/AS Degree Requirements:Area C2; Ethnic Studies
(CSU GE Area C2), UC (IGETC Area 3B)