Fall 2017


Listed in: Spanish, as SPAN-352

Formerly listed as: SPAN-52


Sara J. Brenneis (Section 01)


[RC] As a global city with a local identity, Barcelona resides both literally and figuratively at the border between Spain and the rest of the world. This interdisciplinary course will explore the in-between space this vibrant city inhabits in the twenty-first century, at once imagined as a tourist’s playground in films and popular novels, while also actively guarding its particular Catalan cultural roots. Students will study architectural, literary, cinematic, linguistic and political movements set amid the urban cityscape of Barcelona, focusing on the city's role in the exportation of a unique Spanish and Catalan identity beyond Spain’s borders. Conducted in Spanish.

Requisite: SPAN 211 or consent of the instructor. Fall semester. Professor Brenneis.



Attention to Research, Languages Other Than English


2022-23: Offered in Spring 2023
Other years: Offered in Fall 2007, Fall 2011, Spring 2016, Fall 2017