21H.172[J] Latin America Through Film


Class Info

Traces Latin American history through film and analyzes how this medium represents events in the recent and distant past. Weekly movies provide a window through which to analyze themes such as colonialism, national formation, revolution, gender, race relations, popular mobilizations and counterinsurgency. Examines films for how they represent a particular group or country, the reality they capture or obscure, and the message they convey.

This class has no prerequisites.

21H.172[J] will be offered this semester (Spring 2018). It is instructed by T. Padilla.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits. This class counts as a HASS H.

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