Spanish and Portuguese | The Hispanic World I
S331 | 16858 | Professor Deborah Cohn (Sauer)

HISP-S 331  The Hispanic World I (3 credits)
Prerequisite:  S310 or equivalent

This course explores questions of identity (personal, ethnic,
racial, gender, and national) within the context of an introduction
to twentieth-century Spanish American literary works.  We also
examine the relationship between art, politics, and culture in these
texts. The course is divided into five sections, each of which
studies the mechanics of a different literary genre: the novel,
short story, drama, essay, and poetry.  Goals of this course
include:  working knowledge of the major literary genres;
development of skills for analyzing literary texts; and improvement
of the studentís speaking, writing, listening, and reading
abilities.  Course requirements include a midterm and final exam,
three short papers, quizzes, homework, and participation.
Note: Credit given for only two of the following:  S331, S332, S333

S331 #16858 10:10A-11:00P MWF BH 141 Professor Deborah Cohn (Sauer)