This unit provides an introduction to basic theoretical questions around how capitalism is represented through literature and film in contemporary Spain. You will study a variety of texts in Spanish, both written and filmic, and will gain an insight into their connection with the socio-political and cultural contexts of contemporary Spain.
1x1hr lecture/week, 1x1hr tutorial/week
5x400wd mini-discussions on films (20%), 2x1500wd mini-essays (45%), 1x1000wd final audiovisual presentation (30%), participation (5%)
(SPAN2601 or SPAN2611) or 12 credit points at 1000 level in Spanish and Latin American Studies