CHICLA 201: Introduction to Chican@/Latin@ Studies

Introduces students to various interdisciplinary and transnational literatures on the study of Chican@s & Latin@s in the U.S.  Offers a survey of scholarly literature, paradigms, theories, and debates within the field pertaining to the historical, economic, cultural, and sociopolitical dimensions of the experience of people of Latin American descent in what is now the United States.  Themes will include migration, labor, civil rights, community development, education, gender and more.