Welcome prospective graduate students! We're glad you're here.
On this site, you can learn more information about the courses you're visiting (SPAN 5850, "Modern Spanish American Literature" and SPAN 7559, "The Global South Imaginary"), faculty you're meeting with, and graduate cohort you'll be joining.
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Bodas de sangre
By Federico Garcia Lorca
Translated by Langston Hughes
Adapted by Melia Bensussen
Directed by Dave Dalton
February 23-25, February 28, & March 1 & 2, 2017 at 8pm
Please join us on Feb. 24 at 3:15pm in Nau Hall 211 for lecture by Visiting Professor Kemy Oyarzun.
MA and Ph.D. written exams will take place the week of March 13-17 (M.A.) and March 20-24 (Ph.D.).
M.A. oral exams will take place the week following the M.A. written exams.
Ph.D. oral exams and clases magistrales will be scheduled in the week following the Ph.D. written exams.
Good luck, students!
The Middle Atlantic Council of Latin American Studies will hold its annual meeting on March 24-5 at the University of Virginia. This year's theme, "Hemispheric Transformations," promises to bring together students and scholars from a variety of disciplines, methodological approaches, and historical moments.
News & Announcements
May 31, 2019
Congratulations to Eli Carter, who has been named the recipient of the 2019 Latin American Research Review (LARR) Best Article Award for his article “Representing Blackness in Brazil’s... Read»
May 31, 2019
The department is very happy to announce that Charlotte Rogers’s second book, Mourning El Dorado: Literature and Extractivism in the Contemporary American Tropics, has just appeared in... Read»
April 30, 2019
Thanks to everyone who participated in our conference on "Decolonizing the Digital Humanities: Indigenous Arts, Histories, and Knowledges from the Material to the Screen." This event was designed... Read»