Please join us on Thursday, Nov. 17, from 4-5:30 pm in Hotel A (Center for Global Inquiry and Innovation) for a talk by Shawn Austin (History, University of Arkansas). Professor Austin's lecture, "From Warriors to Soldiers: Indigenous Mission Militias and Cultures of Violence in the Río de la Plata via Guaraní Worlds," uses Guaraní-language documents to consider how colonized Indigenous people used violence to advance their own interests under Spanish colonial rule.
photo credit: Adál Maldonado
Read all about the Spanish Theater Group's recent performance of Flamenco y Exilio, written by Fernando Valverde and directed by Fernando Operé, in The Cavalier Daily.
PhD students: are you interested in the Graduate Certificate in Environmental Humanities?
Please join us for a working session on the Graduate Certificate in Environmental Humanities with EH Convener Professor Charlotte Rogers on October 21st, 2022 at 3pm in the conference room in the French Department (NCH 349).
EH Certificate requirements
Environmental Humanities Graduate Symposium (Spring)
Upcoming EH events
The Graduate School of Arts & Sciences will now be offering a new certificate program in “Premodern Cultures and Communities,” which is aimed at graduate students working in chronological fields prior to the Enlightenment, more or less. The core course for the certificate will be offered for the first time during the Spring of 2023. PhD students who are interested in connecting this certificate with their work in the department should contact professor Ricardo Padrón.
Why is graduate education so important to the research, teaching, and service mission of UVA? Hear what Spanish PhD student Yafrainy Familia and students across the disciplines have to say in this new video by UVA's Graduate School of Arts & Sciences.
Monday was a busy day at the Major's Fair in Newcomb Ballroom. Francesca Calamita and Maria Jorquera Hervás were among other faculty that represented our department.
This past weekend our own Gustavo Pellón, director, and Ricardo Pardón, co-director, organized:
Friday October 14 at the Paramount Theatre
News & Announcements
March 21, 2024
Casa Bolivar is calling for proposals for its I Casa Bolivar Literary and Artistic Contest.
December 4, 2023
Come see what Business Spanish students have been working on this semester at the Business Spanish Startup Expo! December 4th, 12-12:45pm, Language Commons (NCH 298)
December 7, 2023
Join us for a lecture with Professor Stella Nair on Inka Ephermerality, Thursday, Dec. 7, Fayweather Hall, room 102, 2-5 pm.