|Spring Term 2018 Reading the Border: Gender, Texts and Performance - 3968 - SPAN 514
Prerequisites/Notes: SPAN 300-level course or equivalent official placement
Catalog Description : This course will focus on textual and cultural (re)presentations—including narratives, performance, film, photography and genre-defying texts—of the Central American-Mexio-U.S. borders, where spaces, race, violence and ethnicity become gendered. The course will cover the mid-1980s until contemporary times, a period tempered by the events of 9/11, as well as more recent political discourses focused on the border. Seminar with papers and a final project.
Attributes: Humanities Div GER (01cr), Diversity-Global GER (01cr), Diversity-Dimens GER (01cr), Language GER (01cr), BM Language GER (01cr), BM Humanities (01cr), Advanced Course