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Ethnic Studies

ES 204 - Chicano(A)/Latino(A) Cinema

Description: This course examines the cinematic representation of diverse experiences of Latinos/as (Chicanos/Mexican Americans, Puerto Ricans, and Cuban Americans) in the United States in historical and social contexts. By exploring gender, race and ethnicity in the United States, students consider how these matters influence the perception of U.S. Latinos/as, people of color, through the medium of cinema. Letter grade only.

Units: 3

Sections offered: Spring 2020

Requirement Designation: Aesthetic and Humanistic Inquiry and Ethnic

Liberal Studies Essential Skills: Critical Thinking