Pre-requisites: HSS130, HSS131, HSS230 and HSS231 Or HSS140, HSS141, HSS270 and HSS271

Aims/Description: Students will be introduced to and will examine a range of Latin American works from the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, which deal with the notion of Civilisation and Barbarism. They will develop and refine skills in close reading and analysis of literary works.

Staff Contact: O'NEILL PAUL
Teaching Methods: Lectures, Seminars, Independent Study
Assessment: Formal Exam, Course work

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