Latino Studies Program (LSP)Arts and Sciences

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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

  • 15421LSP 1101  LEC 001

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  •   Seven Week - Second.  Combined with: ASRC 1900

  • 1 Credit Graded

  • 15437LSP 1101  LEC 002

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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  • 16925LSP 1321  LEC 001

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 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

  •  8405LSP 2300  SEM 101

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

LSP 2400

From the radical manifestos of revolutionaries to the satirical plays of union organizers, from new, experimental novels to poetry, visual art, and music, this course examines Latino/a literature published ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: AMST 2401ENGL 2400

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16220LSP 2400  SEM 101

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

  •  8230LSP 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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  •  8722LSP 3065  LEC 001

LSP 3401

"We're undone by each other. And if we're not, we're missing something," writes Judith Butler in Precarious Life. Can our mutual vulnerability serve as the basis for political intervention and social justice? ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: AMST 3420FGSS 3400GOVT 3401

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18609LSP 3401  LEC 001

  • 18616LSP 3401  DIS 201

  • 18617LSP 3401  DIS 202

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

  •  9527LSP 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

  •  7532LSP 4210  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Velez, H

  • Guided independent study.

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7603LSP 4210  IND 606

    • TBA
    • Castillo, D

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7971LSP 4210  IND 607

    • TBA
    • Garcia-Rios, 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

  •  8406LSP 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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  •  8902LSP 4339  SEM 101

LSP 4565

The trafficking in people and narcotics has held the attention of American writers and visual artists for more than three centuries. In this course we will read broadly to consider how various forms of ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: ENGL 4920LATA 4565

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16361LSP 4565  SEM 101

LSP 4701

This course explores nightlife as a temporality that fosters countercultural performances of the self and that serves as a site for the emergence of alternative kinship networks.  Focusing on queer communities ... view course details

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LSP 6210

Guided independent study. view course details

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7533LSP 6210  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Velez, H

  • Guided independent study.

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7970LSP 6210  IND 607

    • TBA
    • Garcia-Rios, S

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8434LSP 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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  •  8903LSP 6339  SEM 101

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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  • 17069LSP 6424  SEM 101

LSP 6565

Exploring a genealogy of Chicana/o, Latina/o, and Indigena/o theorizations of self and collective identity, the course asks, what is the decolonial? Is it a space between the colonial and post-colonial? ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: ENGL 6565

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16253LSP 6565  SEM 101

LSP 6701

This course explores nightlife as a temporality that fosters countercultural performances of the self and that serves as a site for the emergence of alternative kinship networks.  Focusing on queer communities ... view course details

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