HUS: Spanish Literature and Culture Courses in English

HUS 254: Latin America Today

An introduction to a global perspective on contemporary Latin American culture. Latin America's political, historical, and cultural developments of this century are studied.

DEC:     J
SBC:     GLO, HUM

3 credits

HUS 255: Modern Spain

An examination of major cultural and social developments in contemporary Spain in global context.

DEC:     I
SBC:     GLO, HUM

3 credits

HUS 261: Latin American Literature

A topics course given in English on a major Latin American author or literary movement in relation to European or American literature. May be repeated as the topic changes. May be used to satisfy comparative literature major requirements with permission of major department.

DEC:     G
SBC:     GLO, HUM

3 credits

HUS 271: United States Latino Literature and Culture

A topics course in English on the literature, cultures and histories of Latinos in the United States. May be repeated as the topic changes. May be used to satisfy comparative literature major requirements with permission of major department.

DEC:     G
SBC:     HUM, USA

3 credits

HUS 390: Latin American Cinema

A contextual approach to the national cinemas of Latin America in global context. Students develop their skill in film analysis as they examine the specific role of film in re-focusing the terms of ongoing debates on questions of national identity and the function of culture in society.

Prerequisite: U3 or U4 standing. Advisory Prerequisite: One 200-level course in film or one course in Latin American literature, culture, or history

DEC:     J
SBC:     GLO, HFA+

3 credits