U.s. Latino Culture And Politics

U.s. Latino Culture And Politics

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We often hear that Latinos constitute the fastest growing population in the United States today. What does it mean to be “Latino”? How long have Latinos been in the United States? What kind of Spanish do Latinos speak? How will Latinos be a part of the politics and culture of the United States in the future? In an effort to answer these questions, this course studies U.S. Latino culture and politics since 1848. Special attention will be paid to Latino culture in Kentucky. UK Core Community, Culture and Citizenship in the U.S.A.

No knowledge of Spanish is necessary or assumed (although you’ll probably learn some along the way).


Fall 2022
Section Credits Room Instructor Syllabus
SPA 208-001 3.0 Rm.349 Dierdra Reber