Seminar: Topics in Hispanic Literature

GRS LS 850

May be repeated for credit if topic is different. Five sections are offered 2016/2017. Fall 2016 Section A1: Transnational and Transcultural Perspectives: Contemporary Hispanic Literatures and Arts. The seminar focuses on shifting genre and gender differences through critical analysis and translation workshops. Among the practitioners to be considered are Borges, Cortázar, Espada, Lamborghini, Sarduy, Lispector and A. Sommers. Fall 2016 Section B1: Theory Seminar: Testing Literature. An overview of literary theory applied to cultural studies. In this embodiment, the seminar focuses on questions of truth, reality, fiction, and testimony by means of contemporary theorists. Students apply the readings to their personal research interests. Also offered as GRS LF 850 B1. Fall 2016 Section C1: Poetry at Dawn: One Thousand Years of Love and Alienation. Diachronic exploration of Dawn songs in the Spanish poetic tradition. Albadas dramatize the parting of lovers at daybreak, and by illuminating the conflict between private and public spheres, they offer a privileged window into the fluid nature of poetic subjectivity. Spring 2017 Section A1: Wayward Women: Pícaras, Prostitutes, and Procuresses in the Literature of the Spanish Golden Age. Spring 2017 Section B1: Fin-de-Siècle World: a Latin American Perspective.

FALL 2016 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
A1 Borinsky CAS ARR M 4:00 pm-6:00 pm

FALL 2016 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
B1 Lopes De Bar CAS 534 T 4:00 pm-6:00 pm Mts w/GRS LF850

FALL 2016 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
C1 Ramos CAS 534 R 4:00 pm-6:00 pm

SPRG 2017 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
A1 Iffland CAS 204B T 3:30 pm-5:15 pm

SPRG 2017 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
B1 Pineda CAS 204B R 3:30 pm-5:15 pm Meets at 718
Comm Ave Rm 101

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