View of Toledo, oil on canvas by El Greco, 1597; in The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. (Source: Wikimedia Commons
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This course has several purposes. The major concern will be the examination of Spanish culture including Spain's history, architecture, art, literature and film, to determine if there is a uniquely Spanish manner of seeing and understanding the world - one which emerges as clearly distinct from our own and that of other Western European nations.