HDS 2795

Being and Knowing in Latina Theory

Mayra Rivera Rivera


This graduate-level seminar course engages philosophers and literary theorists who analyze the relationship between geopolitics, language, and the production of knowledge drawing from Latino/a and Latin American intellectual traditions. Readings include works by Linda Martín Alcoff, Walter Mignolo, and Édouard Glissant, among others.

Enrollment Limited: Limited to 15 students. Instructor's permission required.
Open to BTI Students: Yes
Jointly offered as Spanish 242

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0.50 credits
Spring 2015
Thurs 2pm-4pm
Divinity Hall Room 213

Relationship to Program Requirements

Program Requirement Area / Category / Art / Designation
MTS Area(s) of Focus
  • Religion, Literature, and Culture
MDiv Distribution Category/ies None
MDiv Art(s) of Ministry None
Language Course Designation(s) None