Latino Studies Program (LSP)Arts and Sciences

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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2015-2016.

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

  • 14941LSP 1101  LEC 001

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  •   Seven Week - Second.  Combined with: ASRC 1900

  • 1 Credit Graded

  • 14965LSP 1101  LEC 002

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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LSP 2201

Interdisciplinary course offered every spring. Topics vary by semester, but readings always focus on current research in various disciplines and regions of Latin America. The range of issues addressed ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: LATA 2200SPAN 2200

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18434LSP 2201  LEC 001

LSP 2212

This introductory course to the study of the Caribbean will begin with examinations of what constitutes the Caribbean and an understanding of Caribbean space.  We will then study its peoples, contact between ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: ASRC 2212ENGL 2512

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17096LSP 2212  SEM 101

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

  •  7861LSP 2300  SEM 101

  • 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

  •  7601LSP 3010  SEM 101

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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  •  8647LSP 3065  LEC 001

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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  •  8804LSP 3400  SEM 101

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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  •  7827LSP 3405  LEC 001

LSP 3685

Spy Kids, Dora the Explorer, Jane the Virgin give us Hollywood visions of what it is like to grow up Latin@ in this country. Sandra Cisneros, Junot Diaz, Sonia Sotomayor and DREAMers provide another set ... view course details

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  • 16084LSP 3685  SEM 101

LSP 4032

Latinos are a greater presence in American society and political life than ever before.   Students in this course will explore themes such as immigration, political incorporation, inter-ethnic relations ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: AMST 4032GOVT 4032

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 17001LSP 4032  SEM 101

  • Government Seniors/Juniors given preference.

LSP 4210

Guided independent study. view course details

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6836LSP 4210  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Velez, H

  • Guided independent study.

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6918LSP 4210  IND 606

    • TBA
    • Castillo, D

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7322LSP 4210  IND 607

    • TBA
    • Jones-Correa, M

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7859LSP 4210  IND 609

    • TBA
    • Villenas, S

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

  •  7862LSP 4300  SEM 101

  • 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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  •  9061LSP 4339  SEM 101

LSP 6210

Guided independent study. view course details

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6837LSP 6210  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Velez, H

  • Guided independent study.

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7321LSP 6210  IND 607

    • TBA
    • Jones-Correa, M

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7863LSP 6210  IND 610

    • TBA
    • Villenas, S

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7909LSP 6210  IND 611

    • TBA
    • Castillo, D

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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  •  9062LSP 6339  SEM 101