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SPAN 6655 Writing and Memory in the Andean World (Fall: 3 )


Course Description

A survey of textual reconstructions of the Andean World from the histories of colonial times to nineteenth-century fictions of nation and community and twentieth-century debates. Readings will include works by authors such as Inca Garcilaso de la Vega, Guaman Poma de Ayala, Clorinda Matta de Turner, Manuel Gonzlez Prado, Ricardo Palma, and Jos Mara Arguedas.


Schedule: Periodically

Instructor(s): Sarah H. Beckjord

Prerequisites: Contextos, concurrent enrollment in Contextos, or permission of instructor

Cross listed with:

Comments: Conducted in Spanish
Elective for Hispanic Studies major or minor
Fulfills pre-1900 Latin American requirement for major


Last Updated: 29-Mar-17