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SPANISH

SPAN-705
Seminar in Spanish and Latin American Studies (3)

Course Level: Graduate

Topics vary by section, may be repeated for credit with different topic. Rotating topics include Latin American thought; language research, translation, and pedagogy technology; and Cuba in Latin America. Usually offered every term. Prerequisite: admission to MA in Spanish and Latin American Studies or proficiency in Spanish.

SPAN-705
001
SPANISH
FALL 2014

Course Level: Graduate

Seminar in Spanish and Latin American Studies (3)

Latin American Histories

A study of testimonials or stories told by people whose accounts are often left out of official history. Examples include stories by guerrilla fighters, student protesters, drug traffickers and indigenous leaders. The course also looks at attempts by the mainstream media to incorporate and contain these so-called marginal voices.

SPAN-705
001
SPANISH
SPRING 2015

Course Level: Graduate

Seminar in Spanish and Latin American Studies (3)

Latin American International Relations Through Film

The course examines Latin American films from the 1930s through present day with a focus on how they represent the relationships between Latin America, the U.S. and Spain. Students use key readings of cultural studies scholars as a background.