COD 2022 - D762B

Webinar - Cultural Programme - Reading and Media Breakfasts: "Latin American Migrants in Englishes"

Literature teachers/fans/avid readers interested in the "border literatures" and in reading about diverse cultures in English(es)

1 sesiones, inicia: 08-Oct

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Ciclo: 2022
Nivel: A Distancia
Idioma: Inglés
Estado: Pospuesto
Lugar: A Distancia
Capacitador/es: Ms. Florencia Perduca MA
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1 08 Octubre 2022 10:00 am 11:30 am


Florencia Perduca

Florencia Perduca, Graduate Teacher of English and Literary Translator from I. E. S en Lenguas Vivas "J. R. Fernández", MA in Literary Linguistics (University of Nottingham), is an ESSARP course coordinator specialised in Literatures in Englishes, Postcolonial Theory and Border Literacy. She teaches Literature in Englishes at I.E.S. en Lenguas Vivas "Juan Ramón Fernandez", and ISP "Joaquín V Gonzalez", Cultural Studies at ENS en Lenguas Vivas "Sofía E. Broquen de Spangenberg", Postcolonial and Border Literatures at Licenciatura en Lengua Inglesa, Universidad Nacional del Litoral and Latin American Studies at UCA. She has been teaching IGCSE and AS Language and Literature at various schools. She has led research projects on Intercultural Awareness and Border Literacy and has designed literary and intercultural resource materials.
Literature teachers/fans/avid readers interested in the "border literatures" and in reading about diverse cultures in English(es)
- To promote a context-based approach to the reading of texts which lend themselves to exploring “hybrid literatures” in Englishes.
- To look for and build strategies to raise participants’ awareness of specific cultures and their worlds of meaning.
- To delve into the concepts of “auto-ethnographies”, “border writing”, “displacement”, “dislocation” and “diaspora” as well as “travelling cultures” and “dynamic identities”.
A set of texts by transcultural writers inscribing Latin Americanness.
1) Presentation and discussion of how to approach “Border Literatures in Englishes” 2) Guided group reflection and exchange of ideas on the main themes and issues raised by the text. 3) Reading of key extracts in the short stories and reflecting on how they mean.
- BASS, R. and Young, J. (2003) Beyond Borders: A Cultural Reader. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company.
-BASS. R. (1999) Border Texts. Cultural Readings for Contemporary Writers. Boston &New York: Houghton Mifflin.
-CLACKY, G. (ed.). (2010) Writers on America: 15 Reflections. New York: Routledge.
-GONZALEZ, B. (2002) Latino Boom: An Anthology of US Latino Literature, Longman Pearson: New York.