Department of Spanish, Portuguese & Latin American Studies

Contact Details

Departmental Coordinators:
Ms Alex Lopez Alvarez
Ms Clare Szembek (Mon-Wed)
tel: 020 7679 3109
ext: 33109

Head of Department:
Dr Humberto Núñez-Faraco
tel: 020 7679 4332
ext: 34332

Research Seminars Spring 2012

Research Seminar Series, 2011-2012

departmental research seminar

Gabriel Orozco, Black Kites (1997)

Spring 2012

  • 8 February 2012 Gareth Stockey (University of Nottingham)“Representation and Re-presentation at the Valle de los Caídos”
  • 22 February 2012 Stephen Roberts (University of Nottingham)“A Study in Exile: Miguel de Unamuno 1924-1930”
  • 7 March 2012 Julia Biggane (University of Aberdeen)“The rewards of female Falangism: the Condecoración ‘Y’ 1939-1945”
  • 14 March 2012 Patricia Novillo-Corvalán (University of Kent)“Transnational Modernist Encounters: Joyce, Borges, and Bolaño”
  • 21 March 2012 Peter Evans (Queen Mary, University of London)Title: tbd; co-hosted by Centre for Intercultural Studies

Summer 2012

  • 6 June 2012, 11am Benigno Trigo (Vanderbilt University, USA)“A Suicidal Passion: The Avant-Garde in Puerto Rico” (Wilkins Haldane Room)

*All seminars will take place in Foster Court 314 at 16.00 unless otherwise stated. Receptions follow each seminar.