School of Integrative Studies
College of Humanities and Social Sciences

INTS 375: Special Topics

INTS 375-002: Social Justice and Literature
(Spring 2017)

01:30 PM to 04:10 PM R

Thompson Hall 1018

Section Information for Spring 2017

Students in this course will learn how to read, evaluate and analyze depictions and aspects of social justice and injustice in contemporary American literature. Through various genres of literature, students will develop an informed awareness of the complex perspectives, uses and boundaries of literature and will learn to recognize and analyze how literature depicts stories related to social justice, tolerance, equality and social change. Particular attention will be given to the following social justice issues: gender, sexuality, race, and class. However, there are many more possible lenses from which to view course readings.

Satisfies the writing intensive requirement in the major.

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Course Information from the University Catalog

Credits: 1-18

Studies topics of special interest to undergraduates. Notes: May be repeated for credit when topic is different. May be repeated within the term for a maximum 18 credits.
Specialized Designation: Writing Intensive in the Major
Schedule Type: Lecture

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