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HIST 1831 Core Topics: Colonial Latin America (Spring: 3 )


Course Description

Anchored in close readings of primary sources, particularly the first-person accounts of contemporaries, this course considers the history of Latin America from the pre-contact period to roughly 1800. It follows the individual, communal, institutional, and national stories of transformation in order to understand how people in this region became “Latin American.”


Instructor(s): Sylvia Sellers-Garcia

Prerequisites: None

Cross listed with:

Comments: Fulfills the requirement for the first half of the History Core, or History Core I.


Last Updated: 31-Oct-16