2015-2016 Undergraduate Bulletin

SPA 207 Latin America Through the Lens of Literature

3 hours 

This course explores the diverse cultures of Latin America through the lens of literature. Students examine political, economic, and social issues through textual analysis of literary and non-literary works representing diverse voices of the cultures of the Spanish-speaking world (e.g., indigenous people, women, Afro-Hispanic groups, and the various national cultures). This course is taught in English.




ENG 101, and ENG 201, or permission of the section instructor


This course satisfies the Flexible Core: World Cultures and Global Issues area of the Gen Ed Program.