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2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog 
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ENGL 211: Latina/o Literature

(1 Unit)
A survey of contemporary poetry and prose by Chicana/o, Cuban-American, Dominican-American, and Puerto Rican-American authors. Discussion topics include the construction of a “Latina/o” identity and questions of immigration, the homeland, gender, and class, as well as the role of language and storytelling within acculturation. Authors typically include Alvarez, Díaz, Espada, and Garcia. Mesa.