Five College Consortium

CULTURAL CROSSCURRENTS

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2018
Subject Name: 
Portuguese
Course Number: 
230
Institution: 
Smith College
This course examines a range of interlocking cultural, sociopolitical, and/or environmental factors that galvanize attention in Portuguese-­speaking countries. Themes might include, among others, post-­colonial debates in Lusophone Africa, street children in urban Brazil, or heritage language communities in Massachusetts. Materials draw from literary and journalistic texts, as well as art, music and film. Conducted in Portuguese. Prerequisite: POR 100, POR 125 or POR 200, or the equivalent.
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Schedule #: 
30694-S18

Course Sections

CULTURAL CROSSCURRENTS
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0 Marguerite Harrison mharriso@smith.edu MWF 11:00-12:10 HATFLD 104