Latinx Literature and Identity

Eugene Lang College Lib Arts: Literary Studies

Liberal Arts

Undergraduate Course

Degree Students

Latinx Literature and Identity

Spring 2021

Taught By: Juan Decastro

Section: A

CRN: 8950

Credits: 4

This course studies the literature produced by the Latinx writers in the United States. Frequently bicultural and/or bilingual, Latinx writers of Mexican, Caribbean, and South American heritage have created a new literature that expresses their diverse immigrant experiences and their contradictory response to the need to assimilate into a new culture and society, while maintaining distinct identities. Authors may include Gloria Anzaldúa. Tomás Rivera, Junot Díaz, and Esmeralda Santiago.

College: Eugene Lang College Lib Arts (LC)

Department: Literary Studies (LLST)

Campus: Online (DL)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Max Enrollment: 21

Add/Drop Deadline: February 8, 2021 (Monday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: April 13, 2021 (Tuesday)

Seats Available: Yes

Status: Closed*

* Status information is updated every five minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 12:56am 7/1/2021 EDT

Meeting Info:

Days: Tuesday, Thursday

Times: 2:00pm - 3:40pm

Building: Online Course

Date Range: 1/19/2021 - 5/6/2021