Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs
CLACS

Courses

FALL 2021 LACA COURSES

Language of Instruction Course Code/Title Instructor Time Mode of Instruction
ENGL/SPAN LACA 500: Around Latin America in 80 Days: A Historical and Cultural Journey Erica Durante Tue./Th.1:00 -2:20 pm In-person only 
ENGL/SPAN LACA 1503W: Migration and Gender in Latin America: Crossing Borders and Bridging Disciplines Lucila Nejamkis (Cogut Visiting Professor) Tue. 4:00-6:30 pm In-person only
ENGL LACA 1503X: Regulating Bodies: Migration, Race, and Colonial Legacies in Central America Kristen Kolenz (Sawyer Seminar Postdoctoral Fellow) Th. 4:00-6:30 pm In-person only
ENGL/SPAN LACA 1505/HISP 1331N: Haunting Childhood and Social Justice in Latin America Mai Hunt, CLACS Interdisciplinary Opportunity Fellow Tue./Th. 2:30-3:50 pm In-person only
ENGL LACA 1900: Preparation for Honors and Capstone Projects on Latin American and Caribbean Topics Erica Durante Wed. 3:00-5:30 pm Hybrid


Fall 2021
 LACA Cross-Listed Course

Language of Instruction

Course Code

Title

Instructor

ENGL

AFRI 0850

Queerness in Caribbean Literature

Dadland Maye

ENGL

COLT 0710N

A Comparative Introduction to the Literatures of the Americas

Luiz Valente

ENGL

ENGL 0700E

Postcolonial Literature

Olakunle George

ENGL

ETHN 0090A

The Border/La Frontera

Evelyn Hu-Dehart

ENGL

HIAA 1822

Dada and Surrealism: Anarchy, Exile, Alterity

Lindsay A Caplan

ENGL

HIAA 2880

Race and Architecture

Itohan I Osayimwese

ENGL

HIST 0580M

The Age of Revolutions, 1760-1824

Jeremy R Mumford

ENGL

HIST 1310

History of Brazil

James N Green

ENGL

HIST 1333

The Mexican Revolution

Evelyn Hu-Dehart

ENGL

HIST 1420

Rebel Island: Cuba, 1492-Present

Jennifer Lambe

SPAN

HISP 0550

Intermediate Spanish for Heritage Speakers

Eva Gómez-García

SPAN

HISP 0710B

Hispanic Culture Through Cinema

Mercedes Vaquero

SPAN

HISP 0710E

Introduction to Professional Translation and Interpretation

Nidia Schumacher

SPAN

HISP 1331K

Borges y la Literatura Fantástica

Julio C Ortega

SPAN

HISP 1331M

Race, Gender, and Sexuality in Hispanophone Caribbean Literature

Adrian Hernandez-Acosta

SPAN

HISP 1330W

War, Revolution and the Cult of the Hero in Latin American Culture

Felipe I Martinez-Pinzon

ENGL

IAPA 1401

Economic Development in Latin America

Veronica H Ingham

ENGL

MUSC 0021F

Popular Music and Society in Latin America

Joshua Tucker

ENGL

POBS 0810

Belonging and Displacement: Cross-Cultural Identities

Patricia I Sobral

PORT

POBS 1800C

Constructing Men, Projecting Masculinity: Questioning Gender, Sex, Sexuality in Brazil

Jeremy Lehnen

PORT

POBS 2600I

Modern and Contemporary Brazilian Poetry

Luiz Fernando Valente

ENGL

POLS 1210

Latin American Politics

Richard Snyder