Nicaragua: Youth Culture, Literacy, and Media

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Nicaragua: Youth Culture, Literacy, and Media

Examine youth cultures, advocacy, social change, and expression across two generations in Nicaragua and hear comparative perspectives on youth issues during an excursion to Cuba. You will be immersed in the politically charged discourse and cultural life of these two fascinating countries. Please visit our website for more information.

Subjects

  • Spanish
  • Latin American Studies
  • Culture
  • Cultural, Population And Demographic Studies
  • Arts
  • Sociology
  • Social Justice
  • Social Policy
  • Social Sciences
  • Sociocultural Anthropology
  • Anthropology
  • Education

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