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Baroque Brazil

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In this course we will read texts from and about seventeenth- andneighteenth-century Brazil, with special emphasis on the baroquenaesthetic in literature, art, and music. Authors include AntónionVieira; Gregório de Matos; Bento Teixeira; Sebastião da Rocha Pita;nNuno Marques Pereira; Manuel Botelho de Oliveira; and Frei Itaparica.nReadings in English and Portuguese. Taught in English.

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217 365
Letter or Credit/No Credit
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