Introduction to Latino/a Studies in the Global South

LIT143S

Intro to the interdisciplinary field of Latino/a Studies, and how it reconfigures the study of the United States and the Americas. Considers literature, history, sociology, economics, politics, culture and language in examining terms such as: Latino, latinidad, Global South, transnational, globalization, and multiculturalism. Exploration of alignments and divergences of Latino/a Studies with African and African American Studies, Latin American and Caribbean Studies, and Critical US Studies. Classroom learning will connect with the community outside of Duke. One course. 
Cross Listings
LSGS101S
SPANISH160S
AAAS104S
ICS106S
Curriculum Codes
SS, CCI, ALP
Domains of Inquiry
Experience