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Teaching Schedule: Power and Conflict in Latin America

Lent 2019


11:00 – 13:00



18 January

Room 204

1. The Popul Vuh and Indigenismo (Geoffrey Kantaris) [presentations by: Mary]

25 January

Room 204

2. Republicanism and Subalternity: Jorge Isaacs, María and Candelario Obeso, Cantos populares de mi tierra (Dr Rory O'Bryen) [presentations by: Shahid and Megan]

1 February

Room 204

3. Reading 'Out of Place Ideas' in Machado de Assis (Dr Maite Conde) [presentations by:  Joseph, Yaz, Jacob]

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) (Dr Emily Baker) [presentations by: Samuel and Juan Luis] 

15 February

Room 204

5. Writing and Revolt (Maite Conde): Euclides da Cunha, Os Sertões (Dr Maite Conde) [presentations by: Leo and Clay] 

22 February

Room 204

6. Central American fiction post-testimonio - Rodrigo Rey Rosa and Horacio Castellanos Moya (Dr Rory O'Bryen) [presentations by: Andrew and Charlie]