HDS 3164

Latin@s Remaking America: Immigration, Culture and Language

Davíd Carrasco and María Luisa Parra-Velasco


An introduction to the multiple ways the Latino diaspora is challenging and contributing to the revitalization of the cultural, religious and democratic processes in the United States. Special focus on migration histories to and from Latin America, cultural exchange and social practices in families, citizenship, the arts and religious traditions. Attention to the robust debates about immigration reform, ethnic identity, Dreamers, education, bilingualism, and American cultures as cores and borderlands.

Enrollment Limited: No
Open to BTI Students: Yes
Jointly offered as Anthropology 1648


0.50 credits
Spring 2014
Tue Thu 11am-12pm
FAS William James Hall

Relationship to Program Requirements

Program Requirement Area / Category / Art / Designation
MTS Area(s) of Focus
  • History of Christianity
  • Religions of the Americas
  • Religion, Literature, and Culture
  • Women, Gender, Sexuality, and Religion
MDiv Distribution Category/ies
  • Comparative
MDiv Art(s) of Ministry
  • Public Leadership, Community Organizing, and Planning
Language Course Designation(s) None