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SPAN-559 Colloquium on Latin America Course Level: 500-LEVEL Course

Colloquium on Latin America (3) Topics vary by section. Rotating topics taught in Spanish include cultural trends, political and economic processes, international relations, and social phenomena. Usually Offered: fall and spring. Repeatable for credit with different topic. Prerequisite: upper-level Spanish course.

Term: Spring 2018 Regular Term
Course Level: 500-LEVEL Course
Section Title: Testimonial Narrative/Latin Am
Testimonial Narratives in Latin America (3) A study of this genre from its predecessors--slave narratives, chronicles and autobiographies--to the development of the testimonio and more recently testimonial novels and blogs. The course examines how testimonials construct identities and truths against the background of historical events.