Hispanic Studies 298. Experimental Courses
This experimental class will explore the exciting time after the death of Spanish dictator Francisco Franco in 1975. The transition to a democracy brought an opening in society and in the cultural field. Madrid became the energetic center of a radical cultural renewal. Oscar winning film director Pedro Almodóvar is perhaps the best known artist coming out of this period. The class will study other artists including comic cartoonist, writers, musicians, photographers and other visual artist.