TOPICS/LAT AMER & PENINS LIT

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2013
Subject Name: 

Spanish

Course Number: 
230
Institution: 
Smith College
Topics course. In the strong male dominated environment, women have always worked, written and fought side-by-side with men in the construction of Mexican identity. Starting with the period of the Revolution of 1910, women participated actively in the transformation of their country. This course will recount history and literature through women?s perspectives by studying influential women throughout the 20th century. Mexican artists include Carmen Mondragon (Nahui Olin), Remedios Varo, Frida Khalo and Leonora Carrington. Fiction writers such as Nellie Campobello, Rosario Castellanos, Elena Garro, Elena Poniatowska and more contemporary writers will encompass most of the readings for the class. Enrollment limited to 19
Comments: 

Topic: Female Visions of Mexico.

Linked Course: 
N
Instructor Permission Required: 
N
Schedule #: 
36604-S13

Course Sections

TOPICS/LAT AMER & PENINS LIT
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0

Patricia Gonzalez

pgonzale@smith.edu

MWF 11:00-11:50

SAGE 215