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Fall 2017-2018
SPA 543   Graded A-F, P/D/F, Audit

Seminar in Modern Spanish Literature - Repression and resistance in Spain, 1950-1975

Manuel-Angel G. Loureiro

Through fiction, poetry, film, painting, comics, music, etc, the course has repression and resistance as its main thread. Among the topics to be covered are: the memory of the Civil War, internal dissent within Francoism, exile, economic development, the country and the city, immigration and emigration, tourism, forms of indoctrination, social unrest, construction of gender, and the role of religion in both repression and resistance

Sample reading list:
José Antonio Nieves Conde, Surcos
Basilio Martín Patino, Nueve cartas a Berta
Paco Ibáñez, Paco Ibáñez en el Olympia
Luis Martín Santos, Tiempo de Silencio
Juan Goytisolo, Señas de identidad
Carmen Martín Gaite, Usos amorosos de la posguerra española
See instructor for complete list

Requirements/Grading:
Paper in lieu of Final - 40%
Programming Assignments - 20%
Other (See Instructor) - 40%

Other Requirements:
Open to Graduate Students Only.

Schedule/Classroom assignment:

Class numberSectionTimeDaysRoomEnrollmentStatus
20867 S01 5:00 pm - 7:50 pm M   East Pyne Building   339   Enrolled:3 Limit:15