Latin American Melodrama

Schools of Public Engagement: Foreign Languages

Liberal Arts

Undergraduate Course

Degree Students

Latin American Melodrama

Spring 2019

Taught By: Luis Galli

Section: A

CRN: 7124

Credits: 3

As a fascinating genre, melodrama can be studied in various creative platforms, including, media (film, TV, radio), theatre, and literature. This course explores the trajectory of this unique genre particularly through contemporary Latin American and Latinx texts. Conducted in Spanish, the course is designed for intermediate-high to advanced students of Spanish language. In order to support continued language development and cross-cultural understanding, the course is discussion-based and includes both critical and creative writing assignments, as well as public speaking. The course also integrates the study of a selection of short readings and media texts on a wide range of genres. In Spanish. Proficiency: intermediate-high or advanced level proficiency in Spanish is required.

College: Schools of Public Engagement (NS)

Department: Foreign Languages (NFLN)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Max Enrollment: 18

Enrollment Status: Open*

*Enrollment 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: 3:50pm 5/24/2019

Meeting Info:

Days: Wednesday

Times: 4:00pm - 5:50pm

Building: Johnson/Kaplan 66 West 12th

Room: 702

Date Range: 1/23/2019 - 5/8/2019