WGSS 222 Modern Spanish Women: Literature and Life

Last offered Spring 2013

Cross Listed as RLSP220
From the early twentieth century to the present day, the radical changes in the lives of Spanish women have clearly reflected the tug of war between progress and tradition in recent Spanish history. The dramatic upheavals in Spanish politics have marked and transformed the lives of women to such a great extent that one can often gauge the political and social climate of any given historical moment by considering how the role of women was defined by the law, the Catholic church, education, and other social and political institutions. Using literary and historical texts as well as films and graphic materials, this course will look at the transformations in the public and private lives of Spanish women during the following periods: the turn of the century, the Second Republic, the Spanish Civil War, the Franco years, and the transition to democracy.
Class Format: seminar
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Prerequisites: RLSP 201, permission of the instructor, or acceptable results of the Williams College Placement Exam
Enrollment Preference: Spanish and Comparative Literature majors
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Distribution Notes: meets Division 1 requirement if registration is under RLSP; meets Division 2 requirement if registration is under WGSS
Divisional Attributes: Division I
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Enrollment Limit: 20
Expected Enrollment: 20
Class Number: 3858
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WGSS 222 SEM Modern Spanish Women Division 1: Languages and the Arts David A. Colbert-Goicoa
WGSS 222 SEM Modern Spanish Women Division 1: Languages and the Arts David A. Colbert-Goicoa
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