Contemporary Latin America in Literature and Visual Arts

This course is an introduction to contemporary Latin American and Caribbean literature and visual arts. Placing emphasis on the changing relationships between aesthetics and politics, and subalternity and 'representation,' it analyzes genres and styles that emerge with new forms of imagining the relations between culture and politics since the 1960s. Class taught in English; readings and written assignments can be done in English or Spanish.
Course Number: 
015032
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Catalog Number: 
357
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Catalog Number: 
353