Undergraduate Courses

MCC-UE 1314 - South Asian Diaspora: Media and Cultural Politics (NEW!)

This course examines the politics and forms of visibility of the South Asian diaspora in the United States. Through the examination of media archives and a critical engagement with the research literature, the course will 1) situate the South Asian diasporic experience in the U.S. within a larger global trajectory of migrant mobility 2) survey the production, performance and representation of diasporic South Asian identity and 3) analyze the transformations in the relationship between nations and the South Asian diaspora in a global and mediated context.