HAW 261 : Hawaiian Literature in English

Credits

3

Class Hours

3 lecture

Recommended Prep

Semester Offered

Fall, Spring

Description

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.

Designations

Diversification: Literatures — DL
Graduation Requirement: Alternative Communication — AC
Graduation Requirement: Pacific Cultures — PC