May 30, 2020  
Mansfield University 2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
Mansfield University 2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

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Contemporary Latin American Film is an overview of Latin America history, culture, and art through film.  The general objective of the course is to foster an understanding of the key historical, social, and artistic movements represented in a selection of Latin American films. Some of the topics to be included in this course are: class struggle and conflict, the role of women in contemporary Latin American history, the Mexican revolution, the Cuban revolution, human rights, nationalism, Latin America-United States relations, bilingualism, multiculturalism, exile and diaspora, the “lettered city”, and narrative transculturation.

Prerequisites & Notes: Must have 30 earned credits

Credits: 3cr

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