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Ana M Raftery
SPAN 462
Seattle Campus

Topics in Spanish Cultural Studies

Examines Spanish society and its cultural production. Major movements in the development of Spanish society and intellectual life as reflected in music, the visual arts, literature, etc. Specific topics vary. Prerequisite: either SPAN 303, SPAN 316, or SPAN 330; SPAN 321; SPAN 322; either SPAN 304, SPAN 305, SPAN 306, SPAN 307, SPAN 308, SPAN 319, SPAN 339, SPAN 340, SPAN 350, SPAN 351, SPAN 352, SPAN 394, or SPAN 395.

Class description

The course will offer an overview of key events in Spanish history and culture (from Prehistory to the present) that contribute to the understanding of contemporary culture. The course will also cover major trends in Spanish Culture and Society, including music, art, geopolitical configuration and national identities and languages.

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The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Last Update by Ana M Raftery
Date: 02/15/2014