LITR 5731 Seminar in
Multicultural Literature: American Minority

index to sample student

final exam submissions, Fall 2012

(alphabetically arranged) 

final exam assignment

Essay 1 Samples

Lisa Hacker, Essay 1: Where do We Go From Here? Refining the Boundaries of Self/Other in Minority Literature and Looking to the Future

Matthew Martin, Essay 1: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Minority Literature

Kristina Nungaray, Essay 1: Minority Literature: Becoming One with the Other

Ryan Smith, Essay 1: Predictable Problems

Essay 2 Samples

A. Ambrosius, Essay 2: Identity Poetics: Las Palabras de la Gente

Mari Caylor, Essay 2: Loss of Tradition, Loss of Self: An Examination of Native American, Mexican American and Gay Literature

Jason Kimbrell, Essay 2: Hierarchies of Literacy in American Minority Literature

Matthew Martin, Essay 2: “Where this road crosses the black road…”—The Middle Ground in Minority Literature

Kristina Nungaray, Essay 2: A Different Dream: Tradition and The Dream in Mexican-American and Native American Minorities

Ryan Smith, Essay 2: Something Old, Something New