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SPAN 6611 Medieval Spain: Crossroads of the World (Fall: 3 )


Course Description

This course is devoted to Spanish literature composed between the twelfth and fifteenth centuries. We will examine the main literary genres of the period, including lyric and epic poetry, exemplary tales, and the origins of the novel. Special attention will be given to the Poema de mio Cid, Libro de buen amor, and Celestina. Each work will be studied within its socio-historical context.


Schedule: Periodically

Instructor(s): Dwayne E. Carpenter

Prerequisites: Contextos or permission of instructor

Cross listed with:

Comments: Conducted in Spanish.
Fulfills Peninsular pre-1800 major requirement. Satisfies Foreign Language Proficiency core requirement.


Last Updated: 05-Mar-14