SPAN 550: Latinx in the US, a Cultural and Literary Overview

This course aims to create a space for dialogue and examination of the complexities of Latino cultural production in the US by critically analyzing works from a diverse group of artists and writers we will explore some of the major themes that inform their productions (race, gender, immigration, citizenship, class, etc.).

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Term: This is a Summer II course. Participants may register for one Full Semester course OR one course each in Summer I and Summer II.

Prerequisite(s): Licensed to teach secondary Spanish in Indiana, BA in Spanish or a related field or proof of Spanish proficiency. Prospective students will be required to submit their Teaching Philosophy in Spanish.

University of Indianapolis

Semester: Summer 2024 – Summer II

Instructor: Ana Maria Ferreira

Graduate Credits: 3

Format: Online Asynchronous

Dates: 7/1/24 – 8/16/24

Graduate Certificate Available: Yes

Master’s Completion: View Options for World Languages

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