SPAN 526 (01) - Introduction to Latin American Cultures

Intro to Latin American Cult

Durham   Liberal Arts :: Spanish
Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2024 - Full Term (01/23/2024 - 05/06/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   35  
CRN: 53503
Significant historical, geographical, and artistic expressions of pre-Colombian and Latin America cultures. Conducted in English. Counts towards the major and the minor in Spanish.
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Equivalent(s): SPAN 526H
Attributes: World Cultures(Discovery)
Instructors: Lucia Montas

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/23/2024 5/6/2024 MW 2:10pm - 3:30pm HS 201
Final Exam 5/10/2024 5/10/2024 F 1:00pm - 3:00pm HS 201
Additional Course Details: 

Special Focus: Latin American Women in Literature, Music, Art, Politics & Film This course will explore how women have represented themselves and their communities in their creative work, and how they have participated in political and social movements in Latin America. The course will cover a wide range of topics, including: The history of women in Latin America, from pre-Columbian times to the present day The representation of women in Latin American literature, art, film, and music The role of women in Latin American politics and social movements The challenges and opportunities faced by women in Latin America today


Daughters of Latin America: An International Anthology of Writing by Latine Women ISBN-13 978-0063052574