Many courses in addition to those listed below may be eligible for fulfilling the requirements of the Five College Latin American, Caribbean & Latino Studies Certificate. Students are encouraged to consult an LACLS Program campus advisor to identify courses that are appropriate for their interests.
|Subj Abbr||Course #||Sect #||Course Title||Instructor(s)||Meeting Times||Institution|
|POR||220||01||TOPIC POR & BRAZIL LIT & CULT||Malcolm McNee||MW 02:40-04:00||Smith College|
|COMM||494MI||01||Music, Culture and Communicati||Henry Geddes||TU TH 11:30AM 12:45PM||UMass Amherst|
|SPN||230||01||TOPICS/LATIN AMER/PENINS LIT||Reyes Lazaro||MWF 10:00-10:50||Smith College|
|ECON||366||01||Economic Development||J Rao||TU TH 1:00PM 2:15PM||UMass Amherst|
|SPN||245||01||TOPICS LAT AMER & PENINSUL ST||Nancy Sternbach||MWF 11:00-12:10||Smith College|
|EDUC||734||01||Undrstndg Rsrch Lang,Lit,Cultr||Theresa Austin||W 4:00PM 6:30PM||UMass Amherst|
|HISTORY||359||01||Modern Brazil||Joel Wolfe||M W 2:30PM 3:45PM||UMass Amherst|
|LAS||301||01||SEM:TOPICS LATIN AMER STUDIES||Ginetta Candelario||W 07:00-09:30||Smith College|
|EDUC||615S||01||W/E:Language & Literacy Policy||Theresa Austin||TU 4:00PM 6:30PM||UMass Amherst|
|HISTORY||355H||01||The Caribbean||Julio Capo||TU TH 1:00PM 2:15PM||UMass Amherst|
|ARH||352||01||SEM:STUDIES IN ART HISTORY||Dana Leibsohn||T 01:00-04:00||Smith College|
|LATIN-AM||398A||01||Practicum: Holyoke Tutorial||Gloria Bernabe-Ramos;Jose Ornelas||1:00AM 1:00AM||UMass Amherst|
|HISTORY||120||01||Latin America: Colonial Period||Heidi Scott||TU TH 10:00AM 10:50AM||UMass Amherst|
|SOC||314||01||SEMINAR IN LATINA/O IDENTITY||Ginetta Candelario||W 07:00-09:30||Smith College|
|SOCIOL||329||01||Social Movements||Agustin Lao-Montes||M W 4:00PM 5:15PM||UMass Amherst|
|POLISCI||245||01||Gov&Pol Engl Spk Crb||Carlene Edie||TU TH 11:30AM 12:45PM||UMass Amherst|
|SPANISH||497TC||01||ST-Spanish Trans/CommHlthSrvcs||Luis Marentes||TU TH 1:00PM 2:15PM||UMass Amherst|
|SPANISH||597EC||01||ST-Escritura Creativa||Margara Russotto||TH 4:00PM 6:30PM||UMass Amherst|
|SPANISH||354||01||Span Native Spkrs I||Gloria Bernabe-Ramos||TU TH 1:00PM 2:15PM||UMass Amherst|
|ENGLISH||372H||01||Caribbean Literature, Hons||Rachel Mordecai||TU TH 10:00AM 11:15AM||UMass Amherst|
Course Title: FYS 159, What's in a Recipe?
Instructor: Nancy Sternbach
Enrollment: Limited to First Year Students
Class Schedule: M W F 9:00 AM-9:50 AM
What stories do recipes tell? What cultural and familial information is embedded in a recipe? Who wrote the recipe? Why? How does it reflect her (or his) life and times? What do we learn about the geography, history and political economy of a location through recipes? Are recipes a way for an underrepresented group to tell its story or to resist assimilation? Does a recipe bolster or undermine national cooking? This seminar looks at recipes and cookbooks from the Spanish-speaking world (in English) and theories of recipes from a variety of different sources. Our reading informs our writing as we try to establish such connections as the politics of the traveling tomato, the overuse of corn and other indigenous crops of the Americas. How to read, write, construct and deconstruct a recipe informs our collective work in this class. Knowledge of Spanish is useful but not required. Enrollment limited to 16 first-year students. (4 Credits)
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