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ER&M 399 01 (12404) /WGSS336/AFAM327/AMST373/ENGL339
American Literary Nationalisms
GerShun Avilez
W 1.30-3.20 LC 205
Fall 2012 
No regular final examination
Skills WR
Areas Hu
Permission of instructor required

The influence of nationalist frameworks on American artistic production in the 1960s and 1970s. The treatment of gender expression in nationalist sentiments. Focus on writings by and about the Black Arts Movement, the Chicano Movement, the Young Lords Party, Asian American nationalism, and feminist and queer organizing. Works by Arturo Islas, Alice Walker, Frank Chin, Gloria Anzaldua, Amiri Baraka, and Maxine Hong Kingston.