Prerequisites: SPAN 306, SPAN 307, SPAN 425. In-depth study of a selected theme or issue in Hispanic literatures, cultures, or linguistics that is not covered in other Spanish undergraduate courses. Topics will change from semester to semester and be restricted in scope and aimed at gaining depth on a particular issue in the literatures, cultures, or linguistics of the Spanish-speaking world. Critical writing and reading required. Available for graduate credit. May be repeated twice for credit, provided the topic is different.