Letras de Hispanoamérica

Letras de Hispanoamérica

© 2014 hardcover
7 chapters

Overview

AP® Spanish Literature and IB Spanish HL students will get a glimpse into centuries of Latin American literature with Letras de Hispanoamérica. Featuring many of the must-read authors for these advanced courses, this survey focuses on Latin American literature from pre-Hispanic to contemporary times. What makes this anthology different? Its unique, two-color design, supporting essays, interviews, and critical notes. In addition, Letras contains interesting graphic treatments of historical and literary timelines and author biographies.

Each chapter focuses on one literary period, with works from multiple authors, and includes:

  • A 6-9 page historical/literary essay about the literary period
  • A timeline with main literary and historic events
  • Author biographies
  • A selected bibliography
  • A list of works for all authors
  • An innovative glossing system
  • Analysis questions and composition topics that follow each group of author selections
  • Vista Higher Learning’s signature—a dynamic, appealing, two-color design
Contents

What can you expect in each lesson? Check out all the themes below.

For more details, download the Table of Contents.

Letras de Hispanoamérica

  1. Capítulo 1 Voces de las culturas americanas originarias
  2. Capítulo 2 Descubrimiento y mestizaje: de la conquista al nacionalismo
  3. Capítulo 3 Las nuevas naciones: del Romanticismo al realismo
  4. Capítulo 4 Entre el modernismo y las vanguardias
  5. Capítulo 5 El Boom
  6. Capítulo 6 Testimonios de la democratización
  7. Capítulo 7 Letras hispanas de los Estados Unidos
Components

For Students

Student Edition
ISBN: 978-1-61857-173-1 Hardcover
Sample lesson

Download an excerpt from Chapter 3. Explore highlights from a chapter of Letras de Hispanoamérica.