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Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
Spanish (SPAN)
SPAN
4550
1898-1998: Spain's First Century without Empire
Spain from 1898 to 1998
Fall 2015
3
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Lecture
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SPAN 3100
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20
Britt
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Spain’s imperial crisis and its persistence throughout the 20th century as a central theme in Spanish literary and intellectual culture. Topics may include decadence and regeneration; modern Spanish nationalism and cultural imperialism; Hispanicism and pan-nationalism; the Spanish Civil War, fascism, and liberalism; and the transition from fascism to democracy.
1. identify the basic characteristics of the “Problem of Spain” and Spain’s ambiguous modernity 2. compare and contrast literary expressions of Spanish modernity as both a source of imperial decadence and national regeneration 3. evaluate and theorize the problem of modernity in the development of modern and contemporary Spanish literature
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CCAS - GCR: Humanities
ESIA-Europe GCR (Pre2010)
ESIA-Euro Conc (2010)
ESIA-Euro Conc (Pre 2010)
ESIA-Humanities Courses

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