Portuguese 24: Freshman Seminar – Brazil’s Greatest Hits: Arts, Literatures, Cultures

Tu 1-2P, BARROWS 180 | Instructor: Slater | CCN: 19514

Units: 1 (P/NP)

An Introduction to Brazil – no Portuguese required. (1 unit; P/NP)

The seminar offers an introduction to Brazil through its arts and literature. It includes a rapid overview of Brazilian history and some of the things that make Brazil different from other countries in Latin America. We will look above all at the twentieth and twenty-first centuries and some of the dramatic changes taking place within Brazil today.

The course includes two Brazilian arts events.