SPN 352 Mexico to Madrid: Hispanic World Today (A)

Prerequisite: SPN 212.

How much do Hispanic cultures around the world have in common with cultures in the US? What cultural aspects do Hispanic countries share? What differentiates them? This course addresses similarities and differences in Hispanic cultures as well as recent changes in the Hispanic world including the election of Evo Morales, Bolivia’s first indigenous president, the effects of globalization, and human trafficking, etc. 3 Cr.