SPAN 3565 Contemporary Cultures of the Rio de la Plata

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as SPAN 18.90.
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3 hours; 3 credits

An examination of the role of geography, history and demography in the development of regional and national cultures in Argentina and Uruguay. Focus on the role of immigration in that process, and on integration of immigrant groups into the traditional societies of this region, as represented in their literary works.

Prerequisite: Spanish *2010 [4] or permission of the chairperson.


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