LTNS 200: Introduction to Latin American Studies
Degree Requirements: F9
An introduction to the diverse cultural, social, and political realities of Latin America and the Caribbean. The region is examined from an
interdisciplinary perspective that draws on the fields of literature, anthropology, sociology, history, and international studies. Major topics
covered in the course include gender, ethnicity, religion, magical realism, immigration, revolution, dictatorship, and human rights. The
course is intended as a broad overview of Latin American studies.