Teaching Asian American/Canadian Literature (NEMLA 2013)

This session is a roundtable discussion focusing on approaches to teaching Asian American/Canadian Literature. Since the rise of Asian American studies in the U.S. in the late 1960s, the significance of the works written by authors of Asian descent has been gradually recognized in college curriculum. However, texts taught in Asian American literature or American literature survey courses seem to be still circulating among the same major authors, such as Maxine Hong Kingston, Amy Tan, and ...

Sponsoring Organization(s) : 
NeMLA
Event Name: 
NEMLA 2013
Event type: 
Event
Event date: 
Thursday, March 21, 2013 to Sunday, March 24, 2013
Event Location: 
Boston, Massachusetts
Abstract due date: 
Sunday, September 30, 2012
Categories: 
American
Pedagogy
World Literatures
African-American
Colonial
Revolution & Early National
Transcendentalists
1865-1914
20th & 21st Century
Asian & Asian Diasporas
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