Indian Killer, Sherman Alexie (1996)

M. Butterfly, David Henry Hwang (1986)

A Small Place, Jamaica Kincaid (1988)

The Namesake, Jhumpa Lahiri (2003)

Random Family, Adrian Nicole LeBlanc (2003)

Devil in a Blue Dress, Walter Mosley (1990)

In the compendium:

Allison, Dorothy, excerpts from Two or Three Things I Know for Sure. (1995)

Fish, Stanley. “Boutique Multiculturalism, or Why Liberals Are Incapable of Thinking about Hate Speech.” (1997)

Morrison, Toni. “Black Matters.” (1992)

West, Cornell. “The New Cultural Politics of Difference.” (1990)

Zinn, Howard. “Columbus, the Indians, and Human Progress.” (1980)

Required film viewing:

Life and Debt (2001)

Published Oct. 4, 2010 4:52 PM