SPAN 2204 Global Spanish: From Imperial Conquests to Latinx Diasporas

3 hours; 3 credits

Examination of the history and present-day realities of the diverse cultures comprising the Spanish-speaking world: Spain, Latin America and the Caribbean, Spanish-speaking Africa, and Latinx populations. Topics include language and empire, colonialism, economic and social structures of power, religion, the role of women, racial and ethnic identity, migration and immigration, and the role of the artist in society. (Not open to students who have completed Core Curriculum 3204.) 2017-2018 and 2018-2019: Satisfies Pathways College Option requirement.

Prerequisite: English 1010 or permission of the department and junior standing.


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