Lat Am Cultural Studies
In this course we will apply Cultural Studies methodology in various cultural contexts, focusing on Latin America. Among the concepts studied will be those of nation, hegemony, postcolonialism, subalternism, performance, heterogeneity, hybridity, aesthetics, race/ethnicity, and gender. Each concept will be used in an analysis of a literary, cinematic, performative, and other artistic work. We will be analyzing, among others, the literary works of Faustino Sarmiento, José Martí, Pedro Lemebel, Manuel Puig, and José María Arguedas; the cinema of Jorge Bodansky and Barbet Schroeder; as well as testimonial literature and various other forms of popular culture. (At least two courses at the 0300-level or above or by waiver) 3 hrs. lect./ disc.
- Fall 2012
- Library 201(LIB 201)
- 3:00pm-4:15pm on Tuesday, Thursday (Sep 10, 2012 to Dec 7, 2012)
- Patricia Saldarriaga
- Spanish (& Portuguese UG)
- Requirements Fulfilled:
- AAL ART
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