Brief Description of Course: This course provides an introduction to the comparative study of Native literature from the United States and Canada. It focuses on an array of genres and forms to explore Native self-representation in novels, short stories, films, and critical texts.
Required Reading: D’Arcy McNickle, Wind from an Enemy Sky;N. Scott Momaday, House Made of Dawn; Louise Erdrich, Tracks
First Three Authors/Texts: D’Arcy McNickle, Wind from an Enemy Sky;N. Scott Momaday, House Made of Dawn; Louise Erdrich, Tracks
Method of Instruction: Lectures, class discussion, filmsMethod of Evaluation: Short assignments (40%), in-class quizzes (10%), discussion (10%), exam (40%)