Critical study of the literary production and expressive culture of people of Mexican origin in what is today the United States from the 19th century to the present. Explores cultural and artistic practices in literature (print and oral), film, visual and performing arts and how these intersect with socio-historical, economic, and political forces. Considers questions of identity construction, racialization, gender, sexuality, class and power and their cultural representations. Meets the Critical Perspectives: Social Inequality requirement. (Not offered 2017-18).
Prerequisite: Spanish 306.
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|Spring 2019||Block 8||Chicana/o Literature and Culture||Clara Lomas||TBA||25/25||02/23/2018|