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SPAN 6640 What's Modern about Modernismo (Spring: 3 )

Course Description

Beginning with Modernismo this course will explore, through some of the most relevant writers of the period, the idea of Modernity and its impact as a major cultural force in Latin America. We will focus on the innovative cultural and textual politics of writers such as Rubén Darío, Leopoldo Lugones, Delmira Agustini and José Juan Tablada among others.

Schedule: Periodically

Instructor(s): Ernesto Livon-Grosman

Prerequisites: None

Cross listed with:

Comments: Conducted in Spanish. Fulfills the post-1900 Latin American requirement for majors in Hispanic Studies

Last Updated: 24-Jun-17