SPA368H1: Spanish and the Empire: Migration in Language and Literature

Hours: 
24L

This interdisciplinary approach considers broad cultural consequences resulting from the contact of Spanish with the American indigenous languages. Current cultural and linguistic theories on language contact are used to analyze sixteenth to eighteenth-century Spanish texts, and invite reflection on language, power, and the emergence of new cultural expressions. (Offered every three years)

Prerequisite: 

SPA120Y1 or SPA220Y1 or SPA219Y1 or Permission of the Department

Recommended Preparation: 
Distribution Requirements: 
Humanities
Breadth Requirements: 
Creative and Cultural Representations (1)