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Out of Portuguese Africa: Deconstructing Portuguese Colonialism in Literature

POBS 1501A S01 [CRN: 16730]

Examines both fictional narratives written in Portuguese by African authors and fictional works by Portuguese authors that focus on the colonial experience of Angola, Mozambique, and Cape Verde. Aims in particular at the critical analysis of Portuguese colonialism as a means to verify its specificity or lack thereof within the larger context of overarching European colonialisms. Conducted in Portuguese.
Fall 2020
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15:00 - 17:30 Wed - from Sep 9, 2020 to Dec 11, 2020