Latin American Icons: The Political Economy of Otherness
An examination of the ways in which Latin America, as a place and a people, has served as a site of otherness and exoticism providing economic and symbolic capital for the consumption and pleasure of colonial, neo-colonial and neo-liberal powers. Latin American cultural studies texts offer students a way to read against the grain established by this process.
For full course information see the Digital Course Outline for LATINAM 306.
Digital Course Outlines are refreshed in November for the following year. Digital Course Outlines for courses to be offered for the first time may be published slightly later.
LATINAM 306: 15 points
15 points from LATINAM 201, 216, SPANISH 201, 202,or 30 points at Stage II in BGlobalSt courses
SPANISH 306, 729