Literature and the Arts

CAS LS 307

Not open to students for whom Spanish is a first language. Students may not take CAS LS 307 more than once for credit. Advanced study of the Spanish language through the analysis of literature in its relations to the arts: music, painting, dance, performance. Four topics are offered Fall 2014. Topic for Section A1: Performance in the Theater of Everyday Life. Performing in Spanish to help hone communication skills while consolidating grammar, building vocabulary, and working on pronunciation and intonation. Topic for Section B1: 'Alma Boricua.' Study of the Puerto Rican experience through literature, film, music, and dance, from colonial times to the present. Topic for Section C2: Short Stories from the Hispanic World. The short story as a vehicle of Hispanic culture. Elements and language of story-telling. Topic for Section D1: Sailing with Darwin to Patagonia and Beyond. Explores Charles Darwin's discoveries during his voyage to South America in 1831. Using Darwin's diary to map out his route, the focus is on original works in Spanish written by naturalists, scientists, as well as authors of fiction. Topic for Spring 2015: TBA.

FALL 2014 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
A1 Rodriguez Ba CAS 428 TR 2:00 pm-3:30 pm Class Closed

FALL 2014 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
B1 Avcikurt CAS B06A MWF 11:00 am-12:00 pm Class Closed

FALL 2014 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
C2 Villanueva CAS 538 TR 11:00 am-12:30 pm Class Closed

FALL 2014 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
C3 Castano MUG 203 TR 11:00 am-12:30 pm Class Closed

FALL 2014 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
D1 Datel CAS B06A MWF 12:00 pm-1:00 pm Class Closed

SPRG 2015 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
A1 Rodriguez Ba CAS MWF 12:00 pm-1:00 pm

SPRG 2015 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
B1 Lasarte CAS MWF 12:00 pm-1:00 pm

SPRG 2015 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
C1 Carberry MWF 2:00 pm-3:00 pm

SPRG 2015 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
D1 Avcikurt CAS TR 11:00 am-12:30 pm

SPRG 2015 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
X1 Basker-Seige ARR TBD-TBD

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