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Willamette University

900 State Street
Salem, Oregon 97301

503-370-6300 voice

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Spanish

SPAN 336 Latin American Cinema (1)

[Crosslisted with LAS 336]

This course examines films, features and documentaries, by and about Latin Americans. It focuses on the political, economic, social, and aesthetic tensions that characterize the region and contextualize cinematic production. It explores the constitution of Latin American cultural identity through film. Readings, written and oral work in weekly tutorials will be carried out in Spanish.

Prerequisite: SPAN 331 or consent of instructor

  • Offering: Alternate Years, Fall
  • Instructor: Dash/Varas