Key figures in poetry, narrative fiction, theater, and testimonio, such as Mistral, Garro, Lispector, Poniatowska, Valenzuela, Eltit and Menchú. Close reading technique. Issues raised in literary texts that reflect the evolution of the condition of women in Latin America during the period. Topics include gender differences and relationships, tradition versus transgression, relationship between changes in the status of women and other egalitarian transformations, and women writers and the configuration of literary canons.
Women Writers of Latin America in the 20th Century
Overseas Studies in Santiago
General Education Requirement(s):
GER:DB-Hum, GER:EC-Gender, WAY-A-II, WAY-ED