Asian American Literature

One Term           Grades 10, 11, 12           Elective

 Offered every other year, next offered 2024-2025

This course explores Asian and Asian American culture and heritage through literature written by and about people of Asian ancestry. Writing and discussion topics include the Asian-American experience: immigration to America, mythology, folklore, and cross cultural relations. The course textbook will be Asian-American Literature, An Anthology. Students will have an opportunity to read one independent novel by an Asian/American author. Writing will also include at least one research paper.