Don Quijote

ILAC 159
5 units
June 26 - August 19, 2017
Section 1   T, TH  9:30AM - 11:20AM

Focus is on a close reading of the original Spanish text of Miguel de Cervantes’s prose masterpiece. The rise of the novel, the problems of authorship and signification, modes of reading, the status of Muslim and Jewish converts in early modern Spain, the rise of capitalism, masochistic desire.¬†This course will be conducted¬†in English, and no prior knowledge of Spanish is necessary.

Prerequisite

None

Notes

Students taking the course for three units need not take the midterm or final exam. Students taking the course for four units need not take the final exam. Students taking the course for five units must take both.

Syllabus

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