HIS 314K • HISTORY OF MEXICAN AMERS IN US
Using Mexican-American history as a platform, this course will be an introduction to the policies, politics, and cultures in which Latinas and Latinos make their lives in the United States.
Response Papers and Quizzes 15% Test 10% Thematic Review Essay 20% Research Proposal 15% Research Paper 25% Class Participation 15%
Ramon Gutierrez, When Jesus Came, the Corn Mothers Went Away: Marriage, Sexuality and Power in Colonial New Mexico, 1500-1821, (Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1993) Lorena Oropeza, ¡Raza si! ¡Guerra No!: Chicano Protest and Patriotism in the Vietnam Era, (Berkeley: University of California Press, 2005) Course Package: Available at IT Copy, 214 W. MLK Drive, at MLK & Nueces. Call ahead at 512 476 6662. Course readings will also be available through Blackboard [https://courses.utexas.edu]