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Spanish and Spanish American Studies
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SPAN 180A
SPAN 180 – Magical Realism in Hispanic Literature and Culture
Spring

The content of this course centers on 20th and 21st-century fiction, and also includes short critical essays, film clips, and other cultural documents such as murals and installations, to showcase the multiple intersections between the Magical Realist literary texts and their historical, social, political, and cultural contexts of meaning. Key topics tobe covered are the various specificities of Magical Realism and their structural, semiotic,and aesthetic relations with Surrealism and the Fantastic in contemporary Hispanic fiction. The course is conducted in Spanish.
2016-17 One time only.

Course Credit:
3

Instructor(s):
Carlota Caulfield, Staff

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P: 510.430.2356
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Last Updated: 6/23/17