Race & Ethnicity in the Teaching of Pre-Modern East Asian Literature

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Type: 
Call for Papers
Minnesota,
Date: 
March 22, 2019
Subject Fields: 
East Asian History / Studies, Ethnic History / Studies, Japanese History / Studies, Korean History / Studies, Race Studies

This round-table discussion addresses portrayals of racial and ethnic difference in pre-modern East Asian literature, how such depictions unsettle students' assumptions today, and how professors and students' own ethnic and racial identities affect classroom discussion of these subjects. Email 200-word proposals to Rivi Handler-Spitz (rhandlerspitz@macalester.edu) by 5:00 PM Central Time on Friday March 22, 2019.

 

Modern Language Association Annual Convention. January 9-12, 2020 in Seattle, WA.

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