Latin-American Literature I
SPAN 390 - Latin-American Literature I3 hours This course will study literature written in Latin America during the colonial period, with some reference to pre-Hispanic documents. Chronicles of the Indies as well as all other genres cultivated in the Spanish-speaking Americas up to the moment of independence will be covered. These readings will focus both on the artistic value of the works and on their reflection of the cultural and sociopolitical reality of their respective periods and countries.
Prerequisite(s): SPAN 320 or consent of instructor.This course will satisfy the literature core area requirement.