Key figures in poetry, narrative fiction, theater, and testimonio, such as Mistral, Garro, Lispector, Poniatowska, Valenzuela, Eltit and Menchú. Close reading technique.
Energy and environmental challenges resulting from the growing size and complexity in Latin American cities.
Design and evaluation of energy policies in Chile, a developing country facing a growing public concern for energy and environmental issues.
Synergy between artists, their workshops, patrons, models and the public in 19th and 20th century France.
Why are some countries rich while others are poor? Why do some countries regularly adopt bad economic policies? What is the impact of political institutions on the policies countries implement?
Seventeenth century transformation of the ceilings of Paris, religious, private and public. Itinerary of this transformation from artists¿ initial drawings to their finished work.
Physical, ecological, and human geography of Chile. Perceptions of the Chilean territory and technologies of study. Flora, fauna, and human adaptations to regional environments.
Current debates in France regarding immigration, national identity, and the integration of immigrants and their descendants, notably from the former colonies (Maghreb, Africa, Vietnam), as reflecte
Independent study topics concerning any aspect of Chilean history such as independence and nation building, social and economic development, ideas and culture, dictatorship and democracy.
Urban development in developing countries with a focus on urban issues in contemporary China urban issues in the contemporary China.
Key aspects of French politics including the constitutional framework, institutions, political parties and ideology, elections, political cultures, religion and politics, political elites and publi
Different painting techniques for pictorial representation through various themes supporting the development of creativity.
Prerequisite: one year of college French if completed within two quarters of arriving in Paris, or FRENLANG 21C
Prerequisite: FRENLANG 21C within two quarters of arriving in Paris, or FRENLANG 22C or OSPPARIS 22P
Students read and discuss lead articles and associated issues in a daily French newspaper, usually Le Monde. Additional articles from past newspapers and scholarly essays to provide context.
Development of Paris as a capital city over the past four centuries, emphasizing how political entities and ideals and sociopolitical challenges have shaped its physical setting and urban culture.
Multiple artistic trends and esthetic theories from Baudelaire to the Nouveau Roman, from the Surrealists to Oulipo, from the theater of cruelty to the theater of the absurd, from the Impressionist
Study of Shakespeare's work alongside that of his contemporaries. Characteristics of his art as well as insight into this period of British history. Visits to performances of plays.
Tradition, transformation, experimentation, rupture, renovation, and innovation in the theater in Spain as a reflection of the artistic, social and historical commotion that led to the Spanish Civi
London's physical growth, emphasizing characteristics which set it apart from other capitals, and its economic, social and political development, including the problems of poverty and the inner cit