Oct 19, 2019  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog

SPN 417 Latin-American Literatures I

3 Credit(s)
An examination of the literary movements in Latin America from colonial days through independence.  The course explores the interaction between Spain and Latin America, looking at the impact of discrimination, gender roles and colonial oppression on Hispanic American indigenous and mestizo cultures.  Readings/discussions in Spanish.  Three lecture hours per week. This course and SPN 418  satisfies the one-year literature sequence distribution requirement.  Elective for Spanish minors.  Offered alternate years. 
Prerequisite: SPN 202  or equivalent.