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Charles R. Hale, Director SRH 1.310, 2300 Red River Street D0800, Austin, TX 78712 • 512.471.5551

Enrique H. Fierro

Professor Emeritus

Associate Professor Emeritus, Department of Spanish & Portuguese
Enrique H. Fierro

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Interests

teaching culture in the foreign language classroom; language teaching and technology; creation of pedagogical materials; foreign language education methodologies; second language acquisition

LAS 370S • Contemp Spanish Amer Poetry

40680 • Spring 2011
Meets TTH 200pm-330pm MEZ 2.122
(also listed as SPN 364K )
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Description:

 

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, Nicanor Parra, Octavio Paz, Cesar Vallejo.

 

 

Texts:  

 

Jimenez, Jose Olivio, Antologia de la poesia hispanoamericana contemporanea

 

 

Grading:

 

All students are to prepare monthly assignments for class (50%) and submit a final report (50%).  

LAS 370S • Contemp Spanish American Prose

40685 • Spring 2011
Meets TTH 800am-930am BEN 1.126
(also listed as SPN 365K )
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Description:

 

The primary aim of this course is to analyze in a broad sense the past and the present of Spanish-American prose from the twenties to date through extensive readings and explorations of selected contexts. Particular emphasis will be given to these authors: Jorge Luis Borges, Julio Cortazar, Juan Rulfo, Augusto Monterroso, Rosario Castellanos, Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Roberto Bolano.

 

Texts:  

 

Corral, Wilfrido: Cuentistas hispanoamericanos de entresiglo.

 

Grading:

 

Class discussions will be encouraged as the working method.  All students are expected to prepare assignments for the class (50%) and submit a final report (50%).

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