Offered through: Spanish and Portuguese
Terms offered: Spring 2009
This course is designed to introduce students to Nahuatl textuality by drawing examples from poetry and painting. Addresses interrelations between alphabetical writing, pictography, and orality. The course will also offer students an introduction to Ancient Nahuatl through the study of James Lockhart's (one day per week will be dedicated to the study of Nahuatl). Students will also be introduced to the paleography of colonial Nahuatl texts.
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Rules & Requirements
Prerequisites: 101 and 102
Hours & Format
Fall and/or spring: 15 weeks - 3 hours of lecture per week
Subject/Course Level: Indigenous Languages of Americas/Undergraduate
Grading/Final exam status: Letter grade. Final exam required.