ENG* 247

Explores English translations of stories, novels, and poems by contemporary Latin
American writers from South and Central America and the Spanish Caribbean.
Focusing primarily upon late 20th century and early 21st Century works by the
major contributors to what is called the Latin American literary Boom period,
the course examines historical, cultural and literary elements in the works of a
variety of Latin American writers. Prerequisite: ENG* 102.