New Worlds: Reading Spaces and Places in Colonial Latin America

COLT 0710I S01 [CRN: 15142]

An interdisciplinary journey-combining history, literature, art, film, architecture, cartography-through representations of the many worlds that comprised the colonial Hispanic New World. We traverse the paradisiacal Antilles, the U.S. Southwest, Tenochtitlan/Mexico City, Lima, Potosí. We read European, indigenous, and Creole writers, including: Columbus, Las Casas, Bernal Díaz, Aztec poets, Guaman Poma, Sor Juana. In English. Excellent preparation for study abroad in Latin America. Enrollment limited to 20 first year students. FYS WRIT
Course Syllabus
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Term
Fall 2014
Credit Hours
1.0
Maximum Enrollment
20
Course Attributes
Primary Instructor
Meetings
3:00 pm - 5:30 pm Fri - from Sep 3, 2014 to Dec 20, 2014
Exam Group Code
14 (Dec 14, 2014 9:00am)