20th Century Latin American Photography


The photographic representation of major events in Latin America throughout the twentieth century. Questions of the construction of a shared Latin American identity, problems of photographic representation, and how different kinds of photographs (journalistic, artistic, touristic, ethnographic) work. The importance of photography for key literary figures of the century. Prerequisite: Spanish 332, 333, 334, or 335. One course.

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Art History 433S, International Comparative Studies 459S, Visual & Media Studies 433S, Latin American Studies

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