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Fall 2021 Spanish UN3350 section 005
HISPANIC CULTURES II (SP)
ENLIGHTENMENT THROUGH PRESENT

Call Number 12023
Day & Time
Location
TR 11:40am-12:55pm
206 Casa Hispánica
Points 3
Grading Mode Standard
Approvals Required None
Instructor Graciela Montaldo
Type LECTURE
Method of Instruction In-Person
Course Description This course surveys cultural production of Spain and Spanish America from the eighteenth to the twenty-first centuries. Students will acquire the knowledge needed for the study of the cultural manifestations of the Hispanic world in the context of modernity. Among the issues and events studied will be the Enlightenment as ideology and practice, the Napoleonic invasion of Spain, the wars of Spanish American independence, the fin-de-siecle and the cultural avant-gardes, the wars and revolutions of the twentieth century (Spanish Civil War, the Mexican and Cuban revolutions), neoliberalism, globalization, and the Hispanic presence in the United States. The goal of the course is to study some key moments of this trajectory through the analysis of representative texts, documents, and works of art. Class discussions will seek to situate the works studied within the political and cultural currents and debates of the time. All primary materials, class discussion, and assignments are in Spanish. This course is required for the major and the concentration in Hispanic Studies.
Web Site Vergil
Department Latin American and Iberian Cultures
Enrollment 9 students (15 max) as of 9:08PM Friday, September 24, 2021
Subject Spanish
Number UN3350
Section 005
Division Interfaculty
Campus Morningside
Section key 20213SPAN3350W005

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