ENGL 560 (1SY) - Introduction to Latinx Literature and Culture

Intro to Latinx Lit & Culture

Durham   Liberal Arts :: English
Online Course Delivery Method: Scheduled meeting time, Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2021 - Full Term (02/01/2021 - 05/11/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   30  
CRN: 54784
This course introduces students to the field of Latinx literature and culture in order to develop the ability to speak and think critically about race relations in the USA. Course readings will be drawn from texts produced primarily in English by individuals of Latin American descent. Readings may include immigration and borderlands discourse, art, music, television and film, histories of Latinx subjects in America, and the intersectionality of race with gender, sexual orientation, economic class and religion. Writing intensive.
Section Comments: In Spring 2021 this course satisfies the race requirement for English majors.
Department Approval Required. Contact Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course, Inquiry (Discovery), Humanities(Disc)
Instructors: Charli Valdez

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
2/1/2021 5/11/2021 MWF 11:10am - 12:00pm ONLINE
Additional Course Details: 

This course satisfies a Post-1800 literature requirement for English Department majors. 

This course satisfies the Race & Diversity requirement for English Department majors.