Lecture—4 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): Intermediate Spanish or consent of instructor. Introduction to the forms and themes of the Chicana/o novel with special attention to the construction of gender, nationality, sexuality, social class, and the family by contemporary Chicana/o novelists. Bilingual readings, lectures, discussions, and writing in Spanish.(Former course SPA 126A.) (Letter.) GE credit: ACGH, AH, DD, OL, WC, WE. Effective: 1997 Winter Quarter.