Decentering Spanish Otherness: Visual Culture and Coloniality in Contemporary Spain


This course proposes the study of visual culture in Spain from the nineteenth century to the present day from decolonial and postcolonial perspectives. It will analyze the history and cultural legacies of Spanish colonialism through photography, film, illustration and art from a transdisciplinary point of view, with special emphasis on cultural studies, visual studies and visual anthropology. Offered through Duke in Madrid program.
Curriculum Codes
  • CCI
  • FL
  • ALP
  • CZ
Cross-Listed As
  • VMS 278A
Typically Offered
Fall and/or Spring