Latin American Culture Through Music (in English)
Formerly: SPAN 208B
Overview of the cultures of the Spanish-speaking countries of Latin America through the analysis of song lyrics, audio recordings, music videos and feature films. Exploration of some key figures, such as Salvador Allende, Simón Bolívar, Fidel Castro, Pope Francis I, Ernesto "Che" Guevara, Miguel Hidalgo, Frida Kahlo, La Malinche, José Martí, Rigoberta Menchú, Mothers of Plaza de Mayo, Pablo Neruda, Violeta Parra, Evita Perón, Diego Rivera, Mercedes Sosa, Chavela Vargas, Pancho Villa and Emiliano Zapata.
- Credit will be granted for only one of SPAN 208B, SPAN 307.