Course Detail



Instructor - Maiz-Pena

This upper level interdisciplinary course examines Contemporary Latin American/Latino Women Icons. Considering canonical and non-canonical discourses we will explore performative subjects, gender, and the politics of representation. Life-writing, gender and sexualities, media and cultural studies readings will inform our understanding of celebrity and iconic representations.

Satisfies Area III for the major in Hispanic Studies,
Satisfies the Literary Studies Creative Writing and Rhetoric distribution requirement.


Spanish 260 and 270 or the equivalents. (Spring)