Fall 2023

World-Making: Art in Times of Global War

Listed in: Art and the History of Art, as ARHA-380  |  Latinx and Latin Amer Studies, as LLAS-380  |  Spanish, as SPAN-380


Ludmila Ferrari (Section 01)


(Offered as SPAN 380, ARHA 380 and LLAS 380) The class will explore the work of artists, art collectives, and community-based projects in Latin America and the U.S. from the 1960s onwards. We will look at how cultural agents “make worlds” to resist, denounce, and transform lives at war. Students will actively participate in both research and creative projects. We will focus on works from Colombia, Mexico, Cuba, Argentina, Chile, and the U.S. Course conducted in Spanish.

Requisite: SPAN 301 or consent of the instructor. Fall semester. Visiting Professor Ferrari.

Pending Faculty Approval

How to handle overenrollment: null

Students who enroll in this course will likely encounter and be expected to engage in the following intellectual skills, modes of learning, and assessment: Emphasis on visual analysis, in class discussions and written work and creative work. Students will work as independent researches and in groups.

ARHA 380 - LEC

Section 01
Tu 10:00 AM - 11:20 AM WEBS 217
Th 10:00 AM - 11:20 AM WEBS 217


2024-25: Not offered
Other years: Offered in Spring 2012, Spring 2014, Fall 2023