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SPAN0488

Borges

Borges
This course will be a detailed analysis and discussion of representative works of Jorge Luis Borges, with additional readings from major literary and cultural sources. We will discuss examples of Borges's poetry, short stories, essays, and translations. The Argentine author's work will serve as a gateway to such topics as literary theory, the role of the author, reproduction and teratology, philosophy, modernity and post-modernism, genre and subterfuge. (Senior majors with at least two Spanish courses numbered 0350 or above, or by waiver.) 3 hrs. sem.
Subject:
Spanish
Department:
Spanish (& Portuguese UG)
Division:
Languages
Requirements Fulfilled:
AAL LIT

Sections

Fall 2010

SPAN0488A-F10 Seminar (Fernandez)

Spring 2008

SPAN0488A-S08 Seminar (Fernandez)
SPAN0488B-S08 Seminar (Fernandez)

Fall 2006

SPAN0488A-F06 Seminar

Fall 2005

SPAN0488A-F05 Seminar (Fernandez)