Latino Studies Program (LSP)Arts and Sciences

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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2014-2015.

LSP 1101

The digital revolution has made an enormous amount of information available to research scholars, but discovering resources and using them effectively can be challenging. This course introduces students ... view course details

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  •   Seven Week - Second.  Combined with: ASRC 1900

  • 1 Credit Graded

  • 14996LSP 1101  LEC 001

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  •   Seven Week - Second.  Combined with: ASRC 1900

  • 1 Credit Graded

  • 15700LSP 1101  LEC 002

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LSP 1321

This class is a survey of music practices among Mexican communities both in Mexico and in the U.S. Taking contemporary musical practices as a point of departure, the class explores the historical, cultural, ... view course details

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  • 15952LSP 1321  LEC 001

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  • 17879LSP 1321  DIS 201

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  • 17880LSP 1321  DIS 202

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LSP 1800

This course examines immigration as a major theme in U.S. history and culture. We will discuss immigration in different periods of our national history, and in different locations, from Boston and New ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: AMST 1800HIST 1800

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16193LSP 1800  LEC 001

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  • 16194LSP 1800  DIS 201

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  • 16195LSP 1800  DIS 202

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  • 16196LSP 1800  DIS 203

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  • 16197LSP 1800  DIS 204

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LSP 2010

Exploration and analysis of the Hispanic experience in the United States. Examines the sociohistorical background and economic, psychological, and political factors that converge to shape a Latino group ... view course details

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  •  5640LSP 2010  LEC 001

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LSP 2020

Designed to expand bilingual Heritage students' knowledge of Spanish by providing them with ample opportunities to develop and improve each of the basic language skills, with a particular focus on writing ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: SPAN 2000

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  8119LSP 2020  SEM 101

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  • Prerequisites: LPS 56 or higher, SAT II 590 or higher, CASE placement, or permission of instructor. Not open to students who have taken SPAN 2070 or SPAN 2090.

LSP 2251

Americans are conflicted about immigration.  We honor and celebrate (and commercialize) our immigrant heritage in museums, folklife festivals, parades, pageants, and historical monuments. We also build ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: AMST 2251HIST 2251

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16211LSP 2251  SEM 101

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LSP 2300

Conceived as a service-learning course, the centerpiece here is targeted, engaged research and arts work with Latino/a culture-related organizations in Tompkins County like Cultura! No más lágrimas, and ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: LSP 4300

  • 1-3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9253LSP 2300  SEM 101

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  • Please contact Professor Debra Castillo dac9@cornell.edu to add the class.

LSP 3010

Students develop a specific dramatic text for full-scale production. The course involves selection of an appropriate text, close analysis of the literary aspects of the play, and group evaluation of its ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: COML 3010LATA 3010

  • 1-3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8471LSP 3010  SEM 101

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LSP 3020

Spanish-language discussion section supplementing the course materials during the lecture section including conversation in Spanish and discussion of course lecture in Spanish. view course details

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  •   Combined with: SPAN 3020

  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  • 18403LSP 3020  SEM 101

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  •   Combined with: SPAN 3020

  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  • 18468LSP 3020  SEM 102

    • TBA
    • Quintanilla, N

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LSP 3065

Immigration discourse and policy has played a central role in shaping the modern American nation-state, including its composition, values, and institutions. This course begins in the late nineteenth century, ... view course details

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  • 16623LSP 3065  LEC 001

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LSP 3068

This class examines the institutional processes of enforcing immigrant worker rights. We begin by reviewing the legal foundations of immigrant labor, including the current immigration enforcement regime, ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: ILRLR 3068

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 17488LSP 3068  LEC 001

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LSP 3400

This course is about being Black throughout the Atlantic world. What constitutes Blackness? What experiences, cultural understandings and social problems shape the identities of people of African descent? ... view course details

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  • 16988LSP 3400  SEM 101

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LSP 3405

This course explores research on race, ethnicity and language in American education. It examines historical and current patterns of school achievement for minoritized youths. It also examines the cultural ... view course details

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  •  9096LSP 3405  LEC 001

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LSP 4000

An exploration of critical topics in the anthropology, art, economics, history, literature, political science and sociology of Latin American and U.S. Latino contexts. Course features guest speakers from ... view course details

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  •  7972LSP 4000  LEC 001

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LSP 4080

This seminar format course surveys the particular topic — choreography — with special attention to theories and practices of race and anti-racism. It introduces dance-based critical thinking, critical ... view course details

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  • Topic: Choreographies of Race

  • 17950LSP 4080  SEM 101

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LSP 4210

Guided independent study. view course details

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7505LSP 4210  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Velez, H

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  • Guided independent study.

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7526LSP 4210  IND 603

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    • Santiago-Irizarry, V

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7612LSP 4210  IND 606

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    • Castillo, D

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8104LSP 4210  IND 607

    • TBA
    • Jones-Correa, M

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8390LSP 4210  IND 608

    • TBA
    • Diaz, E

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9248LSP 4210  IND 609

    • TBA
    • Villenas, S

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LSP 4300

Conceived as a service-learning course, the centerpiece here is targeted, engaged research and arts work with Latino/a culture-related organizations in Tompkins County like Cultura! No más lágrimas, and ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: LSP 2300

  • 1-3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9254LSP 4300  SEM 101

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  • Please contact Professor Debra Castillo dac9@cornell.edu to add the class.

LSP 4339

Although the wounded, often feminine, body is the most powerful way of imagining border space in both the Indian subcontinent and the Americas, it is seldom coupled with the embodied practices and performances ... view course details

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  • 18024LSP 4339  SEM 101

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LSP 6000

An exploration of critical topics in the anthropology, art, economics, history, literature, political science, and sociology of Latin American and U.S. Latino contexts. Course features guest speakers from ... view course details

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  •  7620LSP 6000  LEC 001

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LSP 6010

Provides an introduction to the challenges posed by the movement of people across borders. Examines the links between globalization and migration, and explores the implications of contemporary migrations ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: ILRIC 6010LATA 6210

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  9113LSP 6010  LEC 001

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LSP 6210

Guided independent study. view course details

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7506LSP 6210  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Velez, H

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  • Guided independent study.

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7525LSP 6210  IND 603

    • TBA
    • Santiago-Irizarry, V

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8103LSP 6210  IND 607

    • TBA
    • Jones-Correa, M

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8389LSP 6210  IND 608

    • TBA
    • Diaz, E

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9255LSP 6210  IND 610

    • TBA
    • Villenas, S

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9393LSP 6210  IND 611

    • TBA
    • Castillo, D

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LSP 6339

Although the wounded, often feminine, body is the most powerful way of imagining border space in both the Indian subcontinent and the Americas, it is seldom coupled with the embodied practices and performances ... view course details

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  • 18028LSP 6339  SEM 101

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LSP 6424

This course examines the role that both law and language, as mutually constitutive mediating systems, occupy in constructing ethnoracial identity in the United States. We approach the law from a critical ... view course details

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  • 15874LSP 6424  SEM 101

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