SPAN 760 - Literature of the Hispanic Caribbean
Literature of the Hispanic Caribbean
A survey of the literature of the Hispanic Caribbean from the nineteenth century to the present. The reading list will include texts by renowned writers such as José Martí, Salomé Ureña de Henríquez, Eugenio María de Hostos, Julia de Burgos, Nicolás Guillén and Juan Bosch. Some of the themes to be explored are: colonialism and national identities; racism, poverty, and socio-political repression as causes of exile.
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