Review of all language skills and continued study of Lusophone art, music, film, and literature. Emphasis on oral and written expression and critical analysis. The course covers the full-year intermediate language curriculum in one semester. In Portuguese.
Cultures of the Portuguese-Speaking World through Film, Music and Fiction (In English)
This course is conducted in English and aims to introduce students to the cultures of the Portuguese-Speaking world through selected films, music and readings. By examining how contemporary film makers and writers present key aspects of African, Brazilian, and Portuguese societies, the following topics will be studied: colonialism; wars of independence in Africa; Brazil’s military dictatorship; Portugal´s New State dictatorship; representations of trauma and memory. Readings are in English and Films have subtitles.
Arts, Music, Theatre, Film and Video
Language and Literature
Cross Listed Courses:
25547 - AFR 256 01 - The Portuguese-Speaking World