SPAN 758 - Latin American Literature into the Twenty-First Century.

Overview

Course Title

Latin American Literature into the Twenty-First Century.

Description

This course explores the works of the latest writers up to the present. It follows the evolution of the concepts and techniques of the "post-boom," the "post-modern" and the "novísma Iiteratura." The course follows the changes in the literary trajectory of long-standing, acclaimed authors, as well as the ruptures that produced new alternatives: the writings of exile, testimonials, ethnic regionalism, journalistic fiction, detectivesque and cinematic narratives.

Typically Offered

Fall, Spring

Academic Career

Graduate

Credits

Minimum Units

3

Maximum Units

3

Academic Progress Units

3

Repeat For Credit

No

Components

Name

Lecture

Hours

3

Course Schedule