2013-14 Catalog

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Offering Description

Basque Language, Culture and the Mondragon Cooperatives

REVISED

Spring 2014 quarter

Faculty
Amaia Martiartu Basque, Spanish, ESL, visual arts
Fields of Study
community studies, cultural studies, economics, history, international studies, language studies, political economy and study abroad
Description

The Basque Country is an ancient country the size of the Puget Sound region that sits between France and Spain. In this class we will explore Basque history, culture, and socio political movements including the Basque conflict. We will immerse ourselves in the prehistoric Basque language (Euskera) and learn about Mondragon, the largest worker owned industrial cooperative system in the world. Music, literature, art and gastronomy will be experienced and discussed in the class led by a native Basque from Mondragon.

Advertised Schedule
10a-2:30p Sat
Schedule and Location
Spring
Location
Olympia
Online Learning
No Required Online Learning
Books
Greener Store
Offered During
Weekend

Program Revisions

Date Revision
December 16th, 2013 New course added Dec. 16, 2013.