HAW 261: Hawaiian Literature in English

Credits 3 Class Hours3 lecture

This course is a survey of traditional Hawaiian narratives and poetry. The emphasis will be on the various modes of native Hawaiian literature from pre-contact to the present. Readings will be presented in English translation, with selected Hawaiian texts provided upon request.

Semester Offered Fall, Spring
Diversification: Literatures — DL
Graduation Requirement: Pacific Cultures — PC