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Spanish Literature Course List

A complete list of department courses that satisfy the Spanish Minor Literature requirement, as well as course offerings arranged by academic year/term, can be found below.

Courses that meet the literature requirement will typically have literature in the title and/or be composed of at least 50% literary texts and genres (e.g. poetry, fiction, chronicles, theater, essays).

NOTE: Spanish 296, 373, 430, 438, 485, and 488 are topic courses that vary from term to term. Some count towards the literature requirement and others count as electives. Reference the LSA Course Guide or see the course lists below, for more information.

Permanent Course List

279-399 Level

SPANISH 295 Introduction to Literature, Culture, and the Arts in the Hispanic World

**Prior to Winter 2019 - Introduction to Hispanic Literatures

SPANISH 331 Great Books of Spain and Latin America

SPANISH 332 Short Narrative in Latin America/Spain

SPANISH 337 Poetry Workshop

SPANISH 368 Literature and the Other Arts

SPANISH 371 Survey of Spanish Literature, I

SPANISH 372 Survey of Spanish Literature, II

SPANISH 381 Survey of Latin American Literature, I

SPANISH 382 Survey of Latin American Literature, II

SPANISH 387 Social Forces and Cultural Production in Medieval/Early Modern Spain

400 Level

SPANISH 400 Spanish and Latin American Literature in Translation

SPANISH 425 Latin American/Spanish Theater

SPANISH 437 Introduction to Literature Studies and Criticism

SPANISH 440 Literatures and Cultures of the Borderlands: The Politics of Language

SPANISH 442 Historical Memory and Testimony

SPANISH 450 Middle Ages

SPANISH 451 Spanish Literature of the Fifteenth Century

SPANISH 456 Golden Age

SPANISH 458 Early Modern Narrative

SPANISH 459 Cervantes

SPANISH 460 The Spanish Comedia

SPANISH 464 Spanish Romanticism

SPANISH 465 The Modern Spanish Novel, I

SPANISH 466 The Modern Spanish Novel, II

SPANISH 467 Literary and Artistic Movements in Latin America/Spain

SPANISH 468 Performance in the Hispanic World

SPANISH 470 Colonial Latin America

SPANISH 473 Colonial/Postcolonial Studies in Latin American Cultures

SPANISH 475 Latin American/Spanish Narrative

SPANISH 476 Latin American Poetry


NOTE: The courses below will no longer be permanent literature courses. Check the appropriate listing on this page; or visit the LSA Course Guide to search by term and section for literature credit eligibility.

As of Fall 2020: SPANISH 335 - Contemporary Spanish and Spanish-American Cultural Production; and SPANISH 432 - Gender, Sexuality, and Culture

As of Spring 2020: SPANISH 472 - Indigenous Societies

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