SPAN 44 Latin America Culture
Calle 13, más famoso Puerto Rico!
•Show extraordinary diversity!
•heterogeneous huge territory - Latin America!
•Landscape, climate, ethnic makeup!
•Language diversity: more than 300 indigenous languages!
•Latinoamérica es rico y es pobre al mismo tiempo. !
•Es traditional pero también es innovador al miso tiempo!
STRUCTURE OF COURSE
•Tue and The 10-12 Lecture!
•Attendance is mandatory!
•Reading must be completed before the class!
•attendance is mandatory!
•reading discussed in more detail!
•Concept will be reviewed and clariﬁed!
•30% of ﬁnal grade depends on participation and attendance in discussion session!
•30% Midterm Oct 31 (In class)!
•40% Final Dec 15, 11:30 - 2:30pm!
•10% Active Participation!
*We are allowed to answer in both English and Spanish for Midterm, ﬁnal, and quizzes!
- 5ZB6 enrollment code!
-remember to check every Tuesday and Thursday (9:45 until 10:30am)!
•Spanish conquest and colonization!
•19 century, process of independence and Nation-formation!
•Modernization processes and revolutionary projects!
•Neoliberalism and globalization!
•indigenous movements !
•New social movement (student movement)!
•Migration and diaspora communities in the United States!
•(human right issues of Mexicans moving to USA)!