Colonial Discourse and Postcolonial Studies

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0-0

An introduction to the major debates of colonial and postcolonial studies; notions of "colonialism" in such areas as Africa, India, Latin America, Australia, and the Caribbean; concepts such as nationhood, community, diaspora, exile, and home; recent political, ecological, gender, and subaltern movements; works by such authors as Conrad, Rushdie, Head and Said.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of ENGL 439A, ENGL 439.

Undergraduate course in English offered by the Department of English in the Faculty of Humanities.

Fall 2018 Spring 2019 Summer 2019

Summer timetable available: February 15. Fall and Spring timetables available: May 15.

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