Spanish and Portuguese | Luso-Brazilian Colloquium
P495 | 4141 | Professor Darlene Sadlier
P495 Luso-Brazilian Colloquium (3 credits)
Topic: Imagining Brazil: Representations of the Nation
This course will examine texts and other documents that map the
national imaginary from 1500 until the present. Primary texts
include chronicles, letters, the novel, poetry and film. Secondary
materials include maps, woodcuts, engravings, and paintings. The
course will make use of rare books and other materials from the C.R.
Boxer and Mendel collections at the Lilly.
All students will write a midterm and final exam and a research
paper (10-12pp for graduates and 6-8pp for undergraduates) on a
topic to be discussed with the instructor. Students will also give
an in-class presentation on the results of their research.
P495 #4141 4:00P-5:15P TR Lilly Library Prof. Darlene Sadlier
Note: Course has had room changed to LL (Lilly Library). This
course meets jointly with HISP P695 and P498.
Note: Students wishing to receive credit for honors work in
Portuguese must register for this course under the rubric of
Portuguese Honors Seminar, P498, section #4142.