May 24, 2019  
College Catalog 2013-2014 
College Catalog 2013-2014 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

AMST 308 - Introduction to U.S. Latino Studies

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Provides an interdisciplinary discussion of the Latina/o experience in the United States with a focus on Mexican, Puerto Rican, Dominican, and Cuban Americans. Using fiction, poetry, films and critical essays, we will examine issues of race and ethnicity, language, identity, gender and sexuality, politics, and immigration. Students will further engage with the Latino population of the Twin Cities by working with a local community organization. Prerequisite(s): HISP 305  or consent of the instructor. Every semester. (4 Credits)