Jan 04: Why Latin America?
Jan 06: Why History?
SSG, Modern Latin America, chs. 1-2 [introduction, colonial legacy]
A WORLD OF MULTIPLE TRUTHS
Jan 11: The Meanings of Magical Realism
Jan 13: A Death Foretold: Motifs and Allusions
García Márquez, Chronicle of a Death Foretold, entire
DIMENSIONS OF HISTORY
Jan 18: From Conquest to Revolution
Jan 20: Confronting the United States
SSG, Modern Latin America, chs. 3-5 [Mexico, Central America + Caribbean, Cuba]
MLA Website, Selected Primary Documents Nos. 3, 6, 10