ERIC Number: ED419381
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: N/A
Materiales. Numbers 21-23.
Materiales, n21-23 1997
These three journals of contemporary cultural, historical, and social interest contain activities designed to enhance the awareness of students of Spanish as a foreign language regarding the entire panorama of daily life in Spain. Number 21 focuses on the role of modern Spanish women; their career status; female authors; and the changing place of women in Spanish society. Number 22 discusses humor in Spanish literature; the cultural context of humor; comic errors in speech and writing; and humor in daily life. Number 23 focuses on the Spanish cinema as a powerful communication tool; cinema as a cultural documentary; cinema as a language learning tool; cinema as an educator with extraordinary modern relevance; and cinema as an artistic and cultural vehicle.(CK)
Descriptors: Context Effect, Cultural Awareness, Culture Contact, Females, Foreign Countries, Humor, Role Playing, Second Language Instruction, Second Language Learning, Secondary Education, Spanish, Theater Arts
Embassy of Spain, 2375 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W., Washington, DC 20037.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials; Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Embassy of Spain, Washington, DC. Education Office.
Identifiers - Location: Spain