502. Essay: List of topics Choose 1 topic from the list below.

502. Essay: List of topics
Choose 1 topic from the list below. Feel free to adapt the title scope (to narrow or expand it) to suit your own interests in the topic. It is very important that your work be done within the limits of the theoretical frame of our course: post-colonial perspective. Follow instructions provided in Course Outline, Assignment Descriptions.
Please, follow MLA guidelines for format and style of your paper.
1. Analysis of any passage from Columbus or Las Casas’ writings (EXCEPT the ones analyzed in module 1)
2. Literary treatment of the “plantation” institution in the Caribbean
3. Taino, Arawak, Carib peoples in literature works
4. “The marvelous reality” as a literary mode
5. Alejo Carpentier and his work
6. Analysis of any passage or episode from “The Kingdom” (EXCEPT the ones analyzed in the modules)
7. Analysis of any poem by Pales, Tallet or Guillen (EXCEPT the ones analyzed in the modules)
8. Analysis and commentary of any painting by W. Lam (EXCEPT “The Jungle”)
9. Literary treatment of Voodoo and Santería
10. Issues of gender in any of the texts discussed during the term (EXCEPT poems/episodes/passages already analyzed in the modules)
11. Issues of racial discrimination in any of the texts discussed during the term (EXCEPT poems/episodes/passages already analyzed in the modules).

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