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Hispanic Folklore of the Southwest

(with Emphasis on Writing). This course is designed to introduce students to several approaches in folklore studies and to Mexican material culture, religion, music, and prose narratives in the Southwest region of the United States. We will examine how the different approaches used by historians, literary critics, anthropologists, and folklorists can enhance the study of Hispanic folklore and material culture. (Limited to 12 students.) Meets the Critical Perspectives: Social Inequality requirement. (Not offered 2021-22).

Degree requirement — Critical Perspectives: S

1 unit

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In this First Year Experience Course, students explore the concept of culture and its multiple meanings, people as social and cultural beings, linguistics, ethnography, comparative analysis and more.

 

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