Spanish and Portuguese | Literature of the Portuguese-Speaking World II
P501 | 27094 | L. Namorato

Professor Luciana Namorato
email:  lnamorat

P501	Literature of the Portuguese-Speaking World II

TR 1:00p – 2:15p/section# 27094/3 cr./BH 238

The second semester of a two-semester survey on the literatures of
the Portuguese-speaking world. In this course, we will examine the
concept of “Realism” – its adoption, transformation, and rejection –
by late nineteenth and twentieth-century Lusophone authors. We will
read prose, poetry, and essays from Lusophone Africa, Brazil, and

All students will write a midterm and final exam. Undergraduate
students will write a short paper (6-8pp) and graduate students will
write a longer research paper (10-12pp) on a topic to be approved by
the instructor.

Course meets jointly with Hisp P401 & P498.