Courses: Spanish American Colonial Writings (SPANH320A01)

Fall 2007

Cross-listed in Comparative Literature
Enrollment limited to 25 students.
Representative writings from the textual legacy left by Spanish discovery, conquest, and colonization of the New World. Emphasis will be places on the transfiguration of historical and literary genres, and the role of Colonial literature in the formation of Latin-American identity. Readings include Columbus, Bernal D az, G mara, Ercilla, Inca Garcilaso de la Vega, Cabeza de Vaca, Sor Juana In s de la Cruz, and Sig enza y G ngora.

Prerequisite: A 200 level course or consent of the instructor.

Fulfills: HU III


Spanish (Web site)

Taught By

Asima Saad-Maura (Profile)


Haverford, Hall 006

Meeting Times

MW 2:30-4:00