What have been the political and cultural relations between Spain and Latin America in recent years? From a transatlantic perspective, we will explore key issues in Hispanic culture today through the study of literature, film, art,and music. Topics to be discussed include national identity; diversity, race,andethnicity; immigration; colonialism and neocolonialism, dictatorship and democracy; feminism, modernity,and globalization. The selected materials will include texts by authors like María Fernanda Ampuero, Icíar Bollaín, Luis Cernuda, Cristina Peri Rossi, Las Tesis, Remedios Varo, among others. Conducted in Spanish.
Mode of delivery: Face to face only
Prerequisite: SPAN 228
Section X: Tuesday and Thursday, 9:30 AM-10:50 AM (CRN 53119)
Section B: Tuesday and Thursday, 2:00 PM- 3:20 PM (CRN 55518)
Instructor: Pilar Martínez-Quiroga, PhD