SPAN 336 - Feminist Discourse and Feminist Theories in Latin American Literature (4)

A study of novels, short stories, and poems by Latin American, Latino-Latina, and indigenous writers in the light of current theories of feminist criticism. Exploration of issues such as writing of desire and the body, revisionist readings and race, class and religion as they affect gender issues. Works are read and discussed in Spanish. Offered every Fall. Prerequisite: SPAN 206.