Past Courses

Winter 2013-2014

Latin American Studies

LAST 100 Introduction to Latin American Studies
Instructors: Marvin Cohodas and Bill French

LAST 201 Popular Culture in Latin America
Instructor: Rita De Grandis

Anthropology

ANTH 232 Ancient Latin America
Instructor: Michael Blake

ANTH 303C Ethnography of Special Areas
Instructor: Michael Blake

Art History, Visual Art and Theory

ARTH 261 Pre-Hispanic Arts of Central and South America
Instructor: Marvin Cohodas

ARTH 371 Arts of the Aztec period in Mexico
Instructor: Marvin Cohodas

Geography

GEOG 395 Introduction to the Changing Landscapes of Latin America
Instructor: Stuart Parker

History

HIST 250A Latin American History
Instructor: Gabriela Aceves

HIST 357 History of Mexico
Instructor: Bill French

HIST 358 State and Society in 20th century Cuba
Instructor: Alejandra Bronfman

HIST 455 Gender and Sexuality in Latin America
Instructor: Bill French

HIST 456 Africans in the Americas
Instructor: Alejandra Bronfman

Political Science

POLI 332 Latin American Politics
Instructor: Agustín Goenaga

Portuguese

PORT 201 Second-Year Portuguese I
Instructor: Jamille Barreto

PORT 202 Second-Year Portuguese II
Instructor: Jamille Barreto

PORT 392 Studies in Portuguese and Brazilian Literature
Instructor: Alessandra Santos

School of Social Work

SOWK 440C Integrative Seminars in Social Work
Instructors: Francisco Ibáñez-Carrasco and Pilar Riaño-Alcalá

Spanish

SPAN 221 Introduction to Literary Analysis in Spanish
Instructors: Marisol Fernández Utrera and Brianne Orr Alvarez

SPAN 222 Introduction to the Analysis of Hispanic Cultural Texts
Instructor:

SPAN 301 Advanced Spanish I
Instructors: María Carbonetti and Enrique Manchón

SPAN 302 Advanced Spanish II
Instructors: María Carbonetti and Enrique Manchón

SPAN322C Latin-American Civilization and Culture
Instructor: Oscar Cabezas

SPAN 364 Survey of Spanish-American Literature to the 1820s
Instructor: Kim Beauchesne

SPAN 365 Spanish-American Literature since the 1820s
Instructor: Rita De Grandis

SPAN 402 Advanced Spanish
Instructor: Samuel Navarro

SPAN 406 Gender Representation(s) in Hispanic Literature and Culture
Instructor: Brianne Orr Alvarez

SPAN 470A Topics in Spanish-American Colonial and Nineteenth-Century Literature: Las literaturas indígenas de América Latina
Instructor: Kim Beauchesne

SPAN 495 Research Intensive Seminar in Spanish Literature and Culture: El Bildungsroman en las letras y el cine hispánicos
Instructor: Rita De Grandis

Winter 2012-2013

Latin American Studies

LAST 100 Introduction to Latin American Studies
Instructors: Marvin Cohodas, Ruth Mandujano

LAST 201 Popular Culture in Latin America
Instructor: Rita De Grandis

Anthropology

ANTH 202A Contemporary Social Problems in Latin America
Instructor: Gastón Gordillo

ANTH 323 Archaeological Foundations of Mesoamerica
Instructor: Michael Blake

Art History, Visual Art and Theory

ARTH 372 Maya Public Ritual Arts
Instructor: Marvin Cohodas

ARTH 373 Maya Arts of Everyday Life
Instructor: Marvin Cohodas

Geography

GEOG 395 Introduction to the Changing Landscapes of Latin America
Instructor: Juanita Sundberg

GEOG 495 Geographies of Social Movements in the Americas
Instructor: Juanita Sundberg

History

HIST 250A Latin American History
Instructor: Gabriela Aceves

HIST 252 Modern Caribbean History
Instructor: Alejandra Bronfman

HIST 444 Slave Societies in the Americas
Instructor: Tatiana van Riemsdijk

HIST 451 (Distance Education) Family and Community in Latin America
Instructor: Bill French

Political Science

POLI 332 Latin American Politics
Instructor: Jason Tockman

School of Social Work

SOWK 570K Directed Studies in Social Work: Historical Memory and Social Reconstruction
Instructor: Pilar Riaño-Alcalá

Spanish

SPAN 221 Introduction to Methods of Literary Analysis
Instructors: Marisol Fernández Utrera and Elixabete Ansa Goicoechea

SPAN 222 Introduction to Methods of Literary Analysis
Instructors: Oscar Cabezas and Brianne Orr Alvarez

SPAN 280 Revolution in Latin American Literary and Cultural Production of the 20th Century
Instructor: Brianne Orr Alvarez

SPAN 301 Advanced Spanish I
Coordinator: María Carbonetti

SPAN 302 Advanced Spanish II
Coordinator: María Carbonetti

SPAN 310 Advanced Spanish for Native and Bilingual Speakers: “We Are all Hip-Hop”: Monolinguals, Bilinguals, and Global Hip-Hop in Latin America
Instructor: Oscar Cabezas

SPAN 364 Survey of Spanish-American Literature to the 1820s
Instructor: Kim Beauchesne

SPAN 365 Spanish-American Literature since the 1820s
Instructor: Brianne Orr-Alvarez

SPAN 405D Topics in Peninsular and Latin-American Culture: América Latina Errante: Globalización, desplazamiento, melancolía
Instructor: Alessandra Santos

SPAN 470D Topics in Spanish-American Colonial and Nineteenth-Century Literature: Literatura y etnicidad en América Latina: (auto)representaciones de indígenas, mestizos, españoles, africanos y criollos desde la época colonial
Instructor: Kim Beauchesne

SPAN 490G Topics in Spanish-American Literature of the Twentieth-Century: Postcolonial “Indigenismo” in Latin American Literature and Culture
Instructor: Oscar Cabezas

Winter 2011-2012

Latin American Studies

LAST 100 Introduction to Latin American Studies
Instructors: Marvin Cohodas, Bill French

LAST 201 Popular Culture in Latin America
Instructors: Bill French, Rita De Grandis

LAST 301 Human and Civil Rights in Latin America
Instructor: Jon Beasley-Murray

Anthropology

ANTH 202A Contemporary Social Problems in Latin America
Instructor: Gastón Gordillo

ANTH 232 Ancient Latin America
Instructor: Michael Blake

ANTH 303B Ethnography of Mexico and Central America
Instructor: Felice Wyndham

Art History, Visual Art and Theory

ARTH 261 Pre-Hispanic Arts of Central and South America
Instructor: Marvin Cohodas

ARTH 370 Arts of Mexico’s Early Peoples
Instructor: Marvin Cohodas

ARTH 471 Seminar in Pre-Hispanic Art: Mexican Pictorial Histories
Instructor: Marvin Cohodas

Geography

GEOG 395 Introduction to the Changing Landscapes of Latin America
Instructor: Juanita Sundberg

GEOG 495 Geographies of Social Movements in the Americas
Instructor: Juanita Sundberg

History

HIST 250A Latin American History
Instructor: Ruth Mandujano-Lopez

HIST 252 Modern Caribbean History
Instructor: Alejandra Bronfman

HIST 444 (Distance Education) Slave Societies in the Americas
Instructor: Thor Burnham

HIST 451 (Distance Education) Family and Community in Latin America
Instructor: Bill French

HIST 455 Gender and Sexuality in Latin America
Instructor: Bill French

Political Science

POLI 332 Latin American Environmental Politics
Instructor: Raúl Pacheco-Vega

School of Social Work

SOWK 440C Social/Community Development and Community Based Research
Instructor: Pilar Riaño-Alcalá

Spanish

SPAN 220C Introduction to Methods of Literary Analysis
Coordinator: Raúl Alvarez-Moreno

SPAN 301 Advanced Spanish I
Coordinator: María Carbonetti

SPAN 302 Advanced Spanish II
Coordinator: María Carbonetti

SPAN 308 Spanish for Business
Instructor: Raúl Alvarez-Moreno

SPAN 310 Advanced Spanish for Native and Bilingual Speakers: “We Are all Hip-Hop”: Monolinguals, Bilinguals, and Global Hip-Hop in Latin America
Instructor: Oscar Cabezas

SPAN 312 Latin-American Literature in Translation: The Latin American Testimonial Narrative and Documentary
Instructor: Brianne Orr-Alvarez

SPAN 364 Survey of Spanish-American Literature to the 1820s
Instructor: Brianne Orr-Alvarez

SPAN 365 Spanish-American Literature since the 1820s
Instructor: Oscar Cabezas

SPAN 470A Topics in Spanish-American Colonial and Nineteenth-Century Literature
Instructor(s): TBA

SPAN 490R Selected Topics in Spanish-American Literature of the Twentieth Century: El Bildungsroman en las letras y cine hispánicos
Instructor: Rita De Grandis

Summer 2011

Spanish

SPAN 405B 951 Topics in Peninsular and Latin-American Culture: Love and Narcissism in Hispanic Literature
Instructor: Oscar Cabezas

History

HIST 444 98A (Distance Education) Slave Societies in the Americas
Instructor: Thor Burnham

HIST 451 98A (Distance Education) Family and Community in Latin America
Instructor: Bill French

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