Literature and the Arts

CAS LS 307

Not open to students for whom Spanish is a first language. Students may take up to two 300-level Spanish language courses (LS 306, LS 307, LS 308, LS 310, LS 311) before moving on to higher levels. Any combination of two 300-level courses may be taken for credit, provided the two courses have different course numbers; repeating a course with the same number is not allowed. Advanced study of the Spanish language through the analysis of literature in its relations to the arts and society. Four topics are offered Fall 2016. Section A1: A Country Divided: Representations of Urban and Rural Spain in Literature and Film. Advanced Spanish conversation and composition through analysis of contrasting representations of rural and urban Spain in literary texts and films. Students apply basic analytical and research skills to discuss Spain's social/cultural identity. Themes include: tradition, class, family, religion, and politics. Section A2: El Veinte: Expressions, Celebrations, and Traditions of Latin America. The course offers advanced oral and written language practice through exploration, comparison, and discussion of celebrations, traditions, and sayings of Latin America, including the United States. Section B1: Short Stories from the Hispanic World. Advanced study of Spanish through representative short stories and film from the Hispanic World. Section D1: Contar el crimen. This multi - faceted course in Spanish conversation and composition explores how writers of distinct genres narrate crime (murders, scams, frauds). We focus on original works written by journalists, authors of fiction, comic artists, psychologists and criminologists.

FALL 2016 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
A1 CAS B25A TR 2:00 pm-3:30 pm Class Full

FALL 2016 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
A2 CAS 312 TR 11:00 am-12:30 pm Class Full

FALL 2016 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
B1 CAS 114B MWF 11:00 am-12:00 pm Class Full

FALL 2016 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
D1 CAS B27 MWF 12:00 pm-1:00 pm Class Full

FALL 2016 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
X1 ARR TBD-TBD

SPRG 2017 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
A1 MWF 10:10 am-11:00 am

SPRG 2017 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
B1 MWF 2:30 pm-3:20 pm

SPRG 2017 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
C1 MWF 2:30 pm-3:20 pm

SPRG 2017 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
D1 TR 11:00 am-12:15 pm

Note: this course was also offered during Summer Term

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