Read and study the poetry selections in the Class Reader--poems by Chinese American poets Diana Chang, Wing Tek Lum, Eric Chock, Laureen Mar, Alan Lau, and Russell Leong
2. Write a thematic essay with the following thematic focus:
The selected poems in the reader by Chinese American poets (Chang, Mar, Lau, Leong, Lum, etc.) in the 1970s are concerned with identity, heritage cultural linkage, and/or relationship between the American born and the immigrant generations.
Choose from the above-mentioned themes, and select at least three (3) poets’ work (NOT JUST 3 POEMS) to critique (analyze) how they express/explicate their views on this particular concern/theme in their poems.