Middlebury

PGSE0357A-F20

The Luso-Hispanic Writer
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The Luso Hispanic Fiction Writer
In this course we will study the representation of the writer of fiction in Luso-Hispanic contemporary narrative. As Julio Premat argues, writers often understand their task not only as the creation of literary works, but also as the fashioning of an authorial self within fiction and through essays, interviews, photographs. We will study how and why such images are crafted, and how they reflect ideas about the aesthetic and political role of the writer, the “truth” of fiction, the interplay between literature and reality, and the relationship between authorship and gender. Portuguese-language texts will be read in Spanish translation. (Two Spanish courses at the 0300-level or above, or waiver) 3 hrs. lect./disc.
Course Reference Number (CRN):
92140
Subject Code:
PGSE
Course Number:
0357
Section Identifier:
A

Course

PGSE 0357

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Fall 2020

PGSE0357A-F20 Lecture (Castaneda)