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John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Course Prefix: SPA                                     Course Number: 208                                    
Course Title: The Theme of Justice in 20th Century Spanish Literature
Subject: Spanish
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


This course traces the theme of justice in 20-century Spanish literature. A variety of examples will be used in exploring this topic. Justice as seen in the relationship of the individual and the state, person to person, man to the Divine, etc., will be viewed through the works of Max Aub, Camilo Jose Cela, Carmen Laforet, Jacinto Benavente, and other contemporary writers.

Prerequisite: ENG 101. In addition: ENG 102 or permission of the section instructor.
  • The works will be read in English translation.

Start Date:    08/31/2001                         End Date:    07/10/2013