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Willamette University

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Salem, Oregon 97301

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Latin American Studies

LAS 380 Latin American Cinema (1)

[Crosslisted with SPAN 380]

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 will be carried out in English.

  • Offering: Alternate years in fall
  • Instructor: Dash, Varas