Latin American and Latino StudiesLALS 80Q Musica Latina: Music of Latin America and the Caribbean

Surveys various musical forms and styles that have developed in Latin America and Latino communities in the U.S. Discusses concept of hybridity and grapples with this as a central issue in the evolution of Latin American/Latino music. Addresses migration of music, which not only contributes to its distribution but also to the evolvement of musical practices of forms, styles and genres across borders. (Formerly Musica Latina.)

Credits

5

General Education Code

CC

Quarter offered

Spring, Summer