Intro to Comp Lit
Memoir and Immigration
Comparative Literature 100 is an introduction to the field of Comparative Literature via a topical lens. This fall, we will read memoirs (both fictional and non-fictional) centered on the experience of immigration. We will also examine the work of key figures in narrative theory. Authors include Michael Ondaatje, Jamaica Kincaid, Edwidge Dandicat, Maxine Hong Kingston, Faye Myenne Ng, Charles Yu, Ocean Vuong and Thi Bui.