TOPICS PORT/BRAZ LIT AND CULT

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2013
Subject Name: 

Portuguese

Course Number: 
221
Institution: 
Smith College
Topics course. A Focus on Film from the Portuguese-Speaking World. This course will introduce the intertwined histories and diverse cultures of Portuguese-speaking communities spread across three continents through a survey of films from Brazil, Angola, Cape Verde, Guine-Bissau, and Portugal. We will discuss through these films and a selection of short, critical readings, questions of colonialism and post-colonialism, immigration and diaspora, and the historical and contemporary contours of a Portuguese-language globalization. Course taught in Portuguese.
Comments: 

Topic: Envisioning Lusofonia: Transnational Encounters and Imaginaries in Portuguese-Language Film.

Linked Course: 
N
Instructor Permission Required: 
N
Schedule #: 
34244-S13

Course Sections

TOPICS PORT/BRAZ LIT AND CULT
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0

Malcolm McNee

mmcnee@smith.edu

MW 02:40-04:00; M 07:00-09:30

HATFLD 203; SEELYE 312