SPN 364K • Spanish American Drama and Poetry
The primary aim of this course is to analyze in a broad sense the past and the present of Spanish American poetry from the twenties to date, through extensive readings and explorations of selected contexts. Particular emphasis will be given to these authors: Jorge Luis Borges, Oliverio Girondo, Vicente Huidobro, Gabriela Mistral, Pablo Neruda, Nicano Parra, Octavio Paz, Cesar Vallejo.
All students are to prepare monthly assignments for class (50%) and submit a final report (50%).
Jimenez, Antologia de la poesia hispanoamericana contemporanea.