ILS 369: Magical Realism & Postmodernity – 3 credits

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Examines the concept of magical realism and its cultural implications. Provides a critical framework for evaluating literature, art and movies and engaging in basic research, particularly when it comes to narrative analysis. Pays particular attention to the Latin-American boom, a time of big writers and big literature that presses the limits between fiction and reality, modernity and postmodernity.

Requisites: Sophomore standing

Breadth - Literature

Level - Intermediate

Counts as L&S Credit