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One Hundred Years of Solitude

Listed in: Spanish, as SPAN-363

Formerly listed as: SPAN-47  |  SPAN-63

Moodle site: Course

Faculty

Ilan Stavans (Section 01)

Description

A patient, detailed, Talmudic reading of Gabriel García Márquez’s masterpiece, Cien años de soledad, known as “the Bible of Latin America.” The course sets it in biographical, historical, and aesthetic context. Conducted in Spanish.

Requisite: SPAN 211 or consent of the instructor. Limited to 25 students. Fall semester: Professor Stavans.

If Overenrolled: Priority will be given to seniors and Spanish majors. Others admitted to balance by class year to foster a diverse class.

Keywords

Attention to Speaking, Attention to Writing

Offerings

2018-19: Offered in Fall 2018
Other years: Offered in Fall 2009, Spring 2013, Fall 2015