SPN 325L • Introduction to Spanish American Literature Since Modernism
9:00 AM-10:00 AM
Description: Introduction to Spanish American Literature Since Modernism offers a look at Spanish American writing from 1890 to the present. Innovative developments in Spanish American writing are examined in the context of the rapid social changes taking place in Spanish American countries during the same period. Readings are in Spanish and include literary works in different genres as well as essays of social criticism.
proposal for term paper 15% midterm examination 27.5% final version of term paper 22.5% quizzes and participation 5% final examination 30%
Attendance Policy: Four cuts permitted; subsequent unexcused absences result in 1% grade reduction each. An excused absence is an absence satisfactorily explained by a note.
Raquel Chang-Rodríguez and Malva E. Filer, Voces de Hispanoamérica Boston: Heinle and Heinle, 1996. 3rd ed. Should be at University Co-op. In addition, there will be a course packet (to be arranged).