Courses / Undergraduate

Spring 2020

  • Topics in Chicano Studies – “Contemporary Xicanx/Latinx Art Production”

    CHICANO 180 003 | CCN: 19257

    Jesus Barraza, MA / MFA

    M 3:00 - 5:59pm 209 Dwinelle

    4 Units

    This course examines contemporary Xicanx/Latinx artistic production, from early-1980s to the 2010s, through an examination of the historical, aesthetic and philosophical foundations of these artistic movements. Tracing the inspirations of contemporary Xicanx and Latinx art from the Chicana/o Art Movement and Latin American Contemporary Art to understand how the development of these movements were part of a political, cultural, and social revolution. Students will have the opportunity to take what they learn from lecture and discussion and work on an art project on campus.