CMLT 3622 New Literature of Latin America

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as CMPLT 38.1.
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4 hours; 4 credits

The new Latin American literature from its origins to independence and maturity. Such twentieth-century writers as Carpentier, Fuentes, Garcia Marquez, Guimaraes Rosa, and Paz. Impact abroad of the new masters of Latin American literature: Neruda's on North American poetry, Borges's on the New Criticism, Cortazar's on the cinema. (Not open to students who have completed Comparative Literature 60.)

Prerequisite: one of the following: English 1010 [1] or 1.7, or Core Studies 9.


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