History | Intro. to Latinos in the U.S.
A100 | 2950 | De La Cova
Above section meets with LATS L102
Prerequisite: none. General inquiry into the historical and cultural
heritage of Latina/os who have lived or are currently living in what
is today the United States. Through readings and discussion of
major texts, this course studies varied histories of Mexican, Puerto
Rican, Cuban, and other Latin American peoples in the U.S., with a
special view toward convergence and congruencies along political and
cultural lines. Students will develop an understanding of the
impact and the roles played by Latino men and women in the formation
and development of U.S. society. May be taken for both historical
studies and cultural studies credit.