T- LAT AM LIT & CULTR: JEWISH

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2019
Subject Name: 
Spanish
Course Number: 
246
Institution: 
Smith College
Topics course. May be repeated with a different topic.
Normally offered both fall and spring semesters: This course will examine representations of the Jewish-Latin American experience through the study of 20th- and 21st-century texts and films.  It will explore how recent authors and filmmakers present issues concerning this minority group's identity and belonging.  Special attention will be given to images of Jews and Jewish history as expressions of current social and political concerns.  Texts will be in Spanish and in Spanish translations from Portuguese.  Movies, in both languages, will be shown with subtitles.  Fulfills the writing requirement for the major.  Prerequisites: SPN 220 or above.
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
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Schedule #: 
30420-S19

Course Sections

T- LAT AM LIT & CULTR: JEWISH
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0 Silvia Berger sberger2@smith.edu MW 09:00-10:20 SEELYE 109