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Fall 2017

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Introduction To Latinx Literature And Culture


As part of the “Contemporary Latinx Media” Digital Humanities Research Project, students explore and analyze different aspects related to the representation of Latino/as in contemporary digital media. Using the digital platform Scalar, the students produced a digital research essay as the final project of the course.

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Swarthmore College Provost Office

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Professor Désirée Diaz was awarded a Digital Humanities Curricular Grant from the Provost's Office for use in her fall 2017 course, Introduction To Latinx Literature And Culture (SPAN015 / LITR 15S). The course syllabus, assignment instructions, and completed student examples are made freely available here courtesy of the author.