Spanish News & Announcements Archive


Spanish Program Spring Lecture Series

Spanish Program Spring Lecture Series

The Spanish Program in the Department of German and Romance Languages and Literatures presents its spring lecture series, which includes talks from a number of established scholars. All lectures are […]


Films You Can’t See Anywhere Else

The Department of German and Romance Languages and Literatures, in partnership with the Center for Advanced Media Studies; the Program for the Study of Women, Gender, and Sexuality; the Alexander […]


Spanish Program Fall Lecture Series

The Spanish Program in the Department of German and Romance Languages and Literatures presents its fall lecture series, which includes talks from established and emerging scholars from across the United […]


Lecture: “Mario Vargas Llosa and Gabriel García Márquez in Dialogue”

Lecture: “Mario Vargas Llosa and Gabriel García Márquez in Dialogue”

On Wednesday, Sept. 13, Christian Fernandez will deliver the lecture, “Mario Vargas Llosa and Gabriel García Márquez in Dialogue.” Fernandez is an associate professor in the Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures at Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge. His scholarship focuses on Latin American colonial and postcolonial studies.


Welcome to Bécquer Seguín

Welcome to Bécquer Seguín

The Spanish Program is pleased to welcome Dr. Bécquer Seguín as Assistant Professor of Iberian Studies. Dr. Seguín will also be affiliated with the Center for Advanced Media Studies and the […]


Prof. Egginton Publishes New Book on Cervantes

Prof. Egginton Publishes New Book on Cervantes

The Man Who Invented Fiction: How Cervantes Ushered in the Modern World explores Cervantes’ life and the world he lived in, showing how his influences converged in his work, and how his work—especially Don Quixote—radically changed the nature of literature and created a new way of viewing the world. Finally, it explains how that worldview went on to infiltrate art, politics, and science, and how the world today would be unthinkable without it.