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Teaching Schedule: Power and Conflict in Latin American Literature

Lent 2019 


11:00 – 13:00



18 January

Room 204

1. The Popul Vuh and Indigenismo (Geoffrey Kantaris) [Daniela]

25 January

Room 204

2. Republicanism and Subalternity: Jorge Isaacs, María and Candelario Obeso, Cantos populares de mi tierra (Rory O'Bryen) [Daniela and Shahib]

1 February

Room 204

3. Reading 'Out of Place Ideas' in Machado de Assis (Maite Conde) 

8 February

Room 204

4. State, Capital, Law: Power, Corruption and the Role of Literature (Emily Baker) on Jorge Volpi's Memorial del engaño (2014) and Una novela criminal (2018) [Yaz + Shahid 

15 February

Room 204

5. Writing and Revolt (Maite Conde): Euclides da Cunha, Os Sertões [Yaz and Andrew] 

22 February

Room 204

6. Central American fiction post-testimonio - Rodrigo Rey Rosa and Horacio Castellanos Moya (Rory O'Bryen) [Andrew