The University of the arts

Exploring Multicultural Literature
The University of the Arts

LITY 503NM 01 Exploring Multicultural Literature

LITY 503NM 01

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Sandra Richards



Spring 2017

  • (Feb. 1 to Mar. 15)
  • Wed 5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
  • 3.00 Credits
  • 3.00 Graduate Credits
  • Tuition: $1010 / Fees: $50
Teachers, librarians and reading specialists can learn to enrich student awareness and appreciation of diverse cultures though literature centered on the experiences of African American, Hispanic, Asian and Middle Eastern cultures. Participants read Zora Neale Hurston, Chris Soentpiet, Faith Ringgold, Mildred D. Taylor and the poetry of Joyce Carol Thomas, Paul Laurence Dunbar and Langston Hughes, and focusing on their incorporation into cross-curricular studies.

Hybrid course, with in-person dates Wed Feb 1, Feb 8, Feb 15, Feb 22, March 1, March 8, March 15, 530-9pm.