WGS.242 - The Latina Experience in Literature, Film and Popular Culture

Prereq: None
Units: 3-0-9
Lecture: TR11-12.30 (1-277
Explores the rich diversity of Latina and Latino voices and experiences as reflected in various media. Studies cross-cultural expressions of solidarity and examines the Latina experience as it relates to both other women of color and Latino men. Considers how Latinas are represented by mainstream Hollywood and independent filmmakers, and explores the intersections of popular culture and feminism in productions such as music videos and Latina-centered television series. Limited to 30. 
S. E. King
Textbooks (Fall 2016)