Latin American and Latino StudiesLALS 90 Contemporary Brazil

Introduces issues affecting contemporary Brazilian society and culture, such as the legacy of slavery and persisting social, racial, and gender inequities. Analyses of how different representations of Brazil sustain distinctive national projects, which, in turn, attribute specific meanings to blackness, whiteness, masculinity, femininity, and upper- and lower-class identities.

Credits

5

General Education Code

ER

Quarter offered

Fall

Instructor

Patricia Pinho