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Apr 13, 2017 by Christopher Britt (cbritt)
SPAN 3570 : Women Writers of Spain and Latin America
Thu, 13 Apr 2017 15:58:57 GMT
Tue, 04 Apr 2017 17:14:29 GMT
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SPAN-BA: Spanish and Latin American Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
SPAN-MINOR: Spanish and Latin American Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
WGSS-BA: Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
WGSS-MINOR: Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
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Women Writers of Spain and Latin America
Short Course Title
Women Writers Spain/Latin Amer
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Works of well-established and more recent women writers in Spain and Latin America discussed in relation to feminist principles of criticism.
By reading, analyzing, presenting, and writing about the proposed literary and artistic works, at the
end of this course students should be able to:
❖ Critically engage with texts written by women authors and identify, or even challenge, cultural and
ideological assumptions and portrayals of women in Spain and Latin America dominated by their
❖ Examine the ways in which women as writers or literary characters assert and articulate their
individuality within the text and in their respective societies through their bodies
❖ Understand and develop a trajectory of the development of women’s writing in Spain and
Latin America from the 20th century to the contemporary moment
❖ Carefully study the relationship between gender and genre
❖ Assess and address current debates on feminism, gender, the environment, and human
rights, among others, to understand how writing by Spanish and Latin American women
connects with their own reality as college students at The George Washington University
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Explanation of how the course differs from similar GW courses
This is not a new course. We are only changing the title and description so that it includes women writers from Spain as well as Latin America.
CCAS - GCR: Foreign Cultures
CCAS - GCR: Foreign Languages
CCAS - GCR: Humanities
ESIA-Americas GCR (Pre2010)
ESIA-LatAm Conc (2010)
ESIA-LatAm Conc (Pre 2010)
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