Suzanne Donsky

Instructor of English
Office
JRC 314
Hours
(Spring 2017) M/W 8:30-9:30am; also by appointment
Phone
(651) 962-5694

Spring 2017 Courses

Spring 2017 Courses
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Summer 2017 Courses

Summer 2017 Courses
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Fall 2017 Courses

Fall 2017 Courses
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ENGL 203 - W51 Immigrant Literature (ESL) M - W - F - - 1055 - 1200 MHC 211
CRN: 42471 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Suzanne L. Donsky This course will focus on literature about the American immigrant experience. Readings will include materials on historical and contemporary reasons for immigration, adapting to the U.S., and U.S. responses to immigrants. Some themes of the texts we'll be reading include losing and gaining traditions, culture, and language as well as family and generational conflicts. Some possible texts/readings will include short stories, novels, poetry, memoirs, and nonfiction prose and may include titles such as GREEN CARD YOUTH VOICES, THE MIDDLE OF EVERYWHERE (Pipher), BREAD GIVERS (Yezierska), LOST IN TRANSLATION (Hoffman), and THE LATEHOMECOMER (Yang). The writing load for this course is a minimum of 15 pages of formal revised writing. This course satisfies the Writing Across the Curriculum Writing Intensive requirement. This course is open only to English as a Second Language (ESL) students with permission of the instructor.

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