teaching

Tara teaches in the areas of Ethnic American Literature & Culture, Popular Culture (Game Studies, Comic Studies), and Digital Humanities. Below is a list of courses she has taught.

Undergraduate

CAS 101H. Reacting to the Past: Confucianism and the Succession Crisis of the Wanli Emperor, 1587 (Spring 2017)

ENG 209. Craft of the Sentence (Winter 2019)

ENG 242. Introduction to Asian American Literature (Spring 2019)

ENG 250. Literature and Digital Culture (Fall 2019)

ENG 362. Asian American Writers: Asian America Past & Present (Spring 2016)

ENG 362. Asian American Writers: Beyond the Canon (Winter 2015)

ENG 385. Graphic Narratives & Cultural Theory (Fall 2014, Fall 2015, Winter 2017, Winter 2018, Spring 2019)

ENG 399. Asian American Comics (Spring 2017)

ENG 399. Electronic & Digital Literature (Winter 2019)

ENG 486/586. New Media & Digital Culture: Games as Theory and Culture (Spring 2015)

ENG 486/586. New Media & Digital Culture: Gamification at Work (Fall 2015, Winter 2016) (Excerpt from “Gamified” Syllabus)

ENG 486/586. New Media & Digital Culture: Video Games & Maker Culture (Winter 2017, Winter 2018)

Graduate

ENG 660. Introduction to Digital Humanities (Fall 2019)

ENG 660. Asian American Literature: Model, Medium, Migration (Spring 2018)

ENG 660. American Literature: Ethnic Impersonation (Winter 2015)