2023-2024 Catalog

SPAN 345 Indigenous Philosophies and Cultural Productions

An interdisciplinary approach to the long-lasting resistance of indigenous peoples through the Americas. The course will study indigenous productions regarding subjects such as religion, gender, class, economy, and environmental sustainability during Colonial and/or Republican periods on literature, visual arts, cinema, and political theory. A special focus will be placed in the emergence of decolonial and anti-capitalist struggles led by indigenous intellectuals and theoreticians in our contemporary world.


SPAN 211 or 215 and at least 2 courses from Foundations in Hispanophone Studies (SPAN 300-339)