Courses

The following courses and individualized study options may be counted toward elective course work requirements for a combined major or a minor in Latin American and Latino Studies. (For detailed descriptions, or past semesters, please see the listings in the Catalog of Studies or the Registrar Archives, under individual departmental headings.)

 

Spring 2021

January Intercession:

SOCI3193 003
Race, Class, Gender, and Sexuality
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Juan Bustamante

Fall Semester

ARHS4573 001
Pre-Columbian Art
Tue, Thu 9:30 AM - 10:45 PM
Ana Pulido Rull


ENGL3543/4523 001 
Writing the Self: Latinx Autobiographical Narratives
Mon, Wed 3:05 PM - 4:20 PM 
Yajaira Padilla


 

HIST3203 001 
Colonial Latin America
Tues, Thu 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM 
Shawn Austin


HIST3213 002 
Modern Latin America
Tues, Thur 9:40 AM - 10:30 AM
Elizabeth Kiszonas


HIST3313 001 / LALS 4003
Latinos and Latinas in the U.S. 
Tues, Thu 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Steven Rosales


 HIST3373 001 
Rise of the American Empire: War, Migration and Expansion, 1789-1917
Tues, Thu 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM 
Sarah Rodriguez


 HIST4742 001
The Cold War in Latin America: Revolutions, Violence, and Politics
Tues, Thu 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM 
Shawn Austin


 PLSC3263 001 

Latino/Hispanic Political Thought
Tue, Thu 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Xavier Medina


SOCI3173 001
Latinos, Migration, and the U.S. South
Tue, Thu 3:30 PM - 4:45 PM
Juan Bustamante


SPAN3103 001
Cultural Readings
Mon, Wed, Fri 11:50 AM - 12:40 PM
Violeta Lorenzo-Feliciano


SPAN3103 002
Cultural Readings
Mon, Wed, Fri 12:55 PM - 1:45 PM
Staff


SPAN3103 003
Cultural Readings
Tues, Thur 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
Fernando Isaac Riva


SPAN3113 001
Introduction to Literature
Tue, Thu 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Fernando Isaac Riva


SPAN3113 002
Introduction to Literature
Mon, Wed, Fri 11:50 AM - 12:40 PM
Manuel Olmedo Gobante


SPAN3123 001
Spanish for Heritage Speakers II
Mon, Wed, Fri 9:40 AM - 10:30 AM
Staff


SPAN4123 001
Spanish for Heritage Speakers III
Mon, Wed, Fri 11:50 AM - 12:40 PM
Brenda Magnetti


SPAN470V 003 
Spanish Caribbean Lit & Film
Mon, Wed, Fri 2:00 PM - 2:50 PM
Violeta Lorenzo-Feliciano


SPAN4243 001 
Creative Writing in Spanish
Tue, Thu 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM 
Erika Almenara

 

Catalog

Anthropology:

ANTH 2013 Introduction to Latin American Studies


ANTH 3553 Religion in Latin America


ANTH 4263 Identity and Culture in the U.S.-Mexico Borderlands

Art History:

ARHS 4563/H Pre-Columbian Art


ARHS 4573/H Artists of New Spain

Economics:

ECON 3843 Economic Development, Poverty and World Bank

English:

ENGL 3543 Topics in U.S. Latino/Latina Literature and Culture


ENGL 4523 Studies in U.S. Latino/Latina Literature and Culture

History:

HIST 3073 Women and Gender in Latin American History


HIST 3193 The Making of the Modern Caribbean


HIST 3203 Colonial Latin America


HIST 3213 Modern Latin America


HIST 3283 U.S. Latinos and Latinas through Film


HIST 3303 U.S. Immigration History


HIST 3313 Latinos and Latinas in the U.S.


HIST 3843 Special Topics in Latin American and Caribbean History


HIST 4173 The Latin American City (Irregular)


HIST 4233 The Atlantic World, 1400-1850


HIST 4453 Frontiers and Borderlands in Colonial Latin America (Irregular)


HIST 4743 The Cold War in Latin America: Revolutions, Violence, and Politics (Irregular)


HIST 4783 History of Modern Mexico


HIST 4183 Africans and Slavery in Colonial Latin America (Irregular)


HIST 4823 Black Freedom in the Age of Emancipation


HIST 5313 Reading Seminar in Latin American History


HIST 5323 Research Seminar in Latin American History

Latin American Studies:

LALS 2013 Introduction to Latin American Studies


LALS 399VH Honors Thesis


LALS 4003 Latin American Studies Colloquium


LALS 4003H Honors Latin American Studies Colloquium

Music:

MUHS 4253 Special Topics in Music History (Latin American Music)

Political Science:

PLSC 3263 Latino Politics


PLSC 3573 Governments and Politics of Latin America


PLSC 4873 Inter-American Politics

Portuguese:

PORT 3013 Brazilian Cinema


PORT 3103 Introduction to Luso-Afro-Brazilian Literature


PORT 3203 Brazilian Culture and Social Issues

Sociology:

SOCI 3173 Latinos, Migration, and the U.S. South

Spanish:

SPAN 3103 Cultural Readings


SPAN 3113 Introduction to Literature


SPAN 3123 Spanish for Heritage Speakers II


SPAN 4133 Survey of Spanish-American Literature I


SPAN 4193 Survey of Spanish-American Literature II


SPAN 4223 Latin American Civilization


SPAN 4243 Literature and Culture in the Hispanic United States


SPAN 4253 Latin American Cinema and Society


SPAN 4553 Latin America Today


SPAN 4883 Indigenous Literatures of Mesoamerica, the Andes, and the Amazon


SPAN 475V Special Investigations


SPAN 5253 Colonial Literature and Culture


SPAN 5383 20th Century Spanish American Poetry


SPAN 5393 19th Century Spanish-American Literature


SPAN 5403 Spanish American Theater


SPAN 5463 20th Century Spanish-American Literature


SPAN 5883 Indigenous Literatures

Faculty by Deparment:

Almenara - World Languages, Literatures, and Cultures (Spanish)


Austin - History


Banton - History


Bell – World Languages, Literatures, and Cultures (Spanish)


Brito - World Languages, Literatures, and Cultures (Portuguese)


Buchanan - World Languages, Literatures, and Cultures (Spanish)


Bustamante – Sociology


Domínguez Barajas - English


Erickson – Anthropology


Horowitz – Economics


Lorenzo - World Languages, Literatures, and Cultures (Spanish)


Medina Vidal – Political Science


Natarajan - Anthropology


Padilla – English


Pulido – Art History


Restrepo – World Languages, Literatures, and Cultures (Spanish)


Rodriguez - History


Rosales - History


Ruiz - World Languages, Literatures, and Cultures (Spanish)


Ryan – Political Science


Sloan – History


Staff – Department Teaching Assistants


Stoner - Anthropology


Vining - Anthropology