SPA 252/HUM 252/ECS 359: Narrating Pandemics Now
German Labrador Mendez
Spanish and Portuguese
SPA 252/HUM 252/ECS 359
After the COVID crisis, illness, contagion and healing became central figures of a new global reality. This course will provide a collective space for conversation and analysis in Spanish to help navigate the anxieties that the new virus brought to our lives and societies. We will discuss sickness, infection, immunity and epidemics from a historical, political and cultural perspective using media, literary texts and films.