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Homes and Homelands: Exploring Belonging Through Writing

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All Levels. This course will be a combination of reading analysis and writing workshop for those writers who are working on immigrant experiences or exploring other forms of belonging. Using excerpts from the writings of such authors as Jhumpa Lahiri, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, and Salman Rushdie, this course explores what homes and homelands mean to writers and how race, place, and space intersect in writing.

Instructor: Nalini Iyer

Class Type: 6 Sessions

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Start Date: 05/21/2017

No Class On: 5/28/2017

End Date: 07/02/2017

Days of the Week: Sunday

Time: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Minimum Class Size: 5

Maximum Class Size: 15

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$295.00 General Price:

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Nalini Iyer

Nalini Iyer is a Professor of English at Seattle University and is the co-author of Roots and Reflections: South Asians in the Pacific Northwest. She has also co-edited two other books, Other Tongues: Rethinking the Language Debates in India; Revisiting India’s Partition: New Essays on Memory, Culture, and Politics. She teaches postcolonial Anglophone and diasporic literatures from South Asia and Africa and is a frequent book reviewer for the International Examiner.

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