Spring 2008

Arts and Human Rights in Latin America

Listed in: Spanish, as SPAN-35


Lucia M. Suarez (Section 01)


This course will explore the role that the arts (theater, dance, music, poetry, painting) play in shaping community, confirming and/or resisting governments, and saving individual lives. From Samba to Hip Hop, and every genre in between, we will study artistic expression from Argentina, Brazil, Cuba, Haiti, the Dominican Republic, Colombia, and Chile. Conducted in Spanish. Requisite: Spanish 05 or equivalent. Second semester. Professor Suarez.