Fall 2022

21L.638[J] Literature and Social Conflict: Perspectives on the Hispanic World
JoaquĆ­n Terrones MW 1:00-2:30p 66-148

Prereq: One intermediate subject in Spanish or permission of instructor
3-0-9 HASS-H

This course examines some of the most important conflicts and social justice issues in the Spanish-speaking world through fiction, poetry, essays, film and popular culture. We will study the Mexican and Cuban Revolutions; the military dictatorships in South America; contemporary struggles for black and indigenous rights; and feminist and LGBT movements across the region. Offered in Spanish.