Spanish & Portuguese | The Hispanic World I
S331 | 3955 | Fox
S331 The Hispanic World I (3 credits)
P: S310 or S311 or equivalent
This course introduces basic concepts of the study and critical
analysis of literature. Emphasizing socio-historical context, the class
will study various representative texts of several genres (prose
narrative, poetry, film, theatre, essay). Grading will be based on
outlines and/or short papers, a midterm, a class presentation, and a
longer final paper. The class will be conducted in Spanish. Active
and informed participation will contribute toward the final grade.
Credit given for only two of the following: S331, S332, S333.
Central text: Sylvan Barnet's "A Short Guide to Writing About
Literature" 7th edition (1996) Harper-Collins College Publishers.
S331 #3955 4:00-5:15P TR BH222 Prof. Patricia Fox