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Read more at: Cambridge Hispanic and Lusophone Research Seminar Series 2020-21

Cambridge Hispanic and Lusophone Research Seminar Series 2020-21

Lent Term Please note that all seminars this term shall take place on-line. Professor Lúcia Sá Date: 27 January Time: 5pm Venue: Zoom Title: TBC -- Professor Rachel Price Date: 17 February Time: 5pm Venue: Zoom Title: TBC -- Dr Rory O’Bryen Date: 17 March Time: 5pm Venue: Zoom Title: ‘Guaca-Hayo: Colombia’s Magdalena River...


Read more at: Keynote Lecture: Queer Migrations

Keynote Lecture: Queer Migrations

Queer Migrations: Transnational Sexualities in Theory and Practice Online, University of Cambridge, 23 - 27 November 2020 REGISTRATION NOW OPEN The keynote lecture will be delivered by Prof Gayatri Gopinath (NYU) at 5pm on Monday 23rd November, followed by discussion and a Q&A with Dr Natasha Tanna (UCL). Please see...


Read more at: Virtual Seminar Series Michaelmas 2020

Virtual Seminar Series Michaelmas 2020

We are very happy to announce our seminar series for Michaelmas 2020, which will be entirely virtual. Speakers are: Speaker: Professor Jesús Rodriguez Velasco, Yale University Day: 14 October Time: 5pm Title: “Science of the Soul, Bodies of Law.” Abstract: Examining legislations and legal theorizations from the Middle Ages...


Read more at: Book Launch
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Book Launch

The Launch of Vivien Kogut-Lessa de Sa’s new book on British travellers in Brazil will take place this Thursday at 11pm UK time.


Read more at: Ingleses no Brasil Article: Globo

Ingleses no Brasil Article: Globo

Read a great article and rave reviews of our Portuguese lecturer Vivien Kogut Lessa de Sa’s new book Ingleses no Brasil in the newspaper O Globo. You can read the article here


Read more at: Interview with Carlos Fonseca

Interview with Carlos Fonseca

Read an interview with our own lecturer, Carlos Fonseca, in the LÁ review of books. https://lareviewofbooks.org/article/one-thinks-through-fictions-a-conversation-with-carlos-fonseca/?fbclid=IwAR0o8CyanQGOH2iFALEvL4v1PxZAi6RImg0a9VmEN4YHGzkB0oSKYQBrS04


Read more at: Microhistoria de España by William Chislett

Microhistoria de España by William Chislett

Microhistora de España by British Journalist William Chislett will be released in Spanish on 6th October 2020. The book may be of interest to students studying Spanish. Download the PDF with more information about the book here Book available on Amazon.es


Read more at: Interview with Carlos Fonseca

Interview with Carlos Fonseca

Please see the following link to watch our graduate student Diego Azurdia interview Trinity college fellow Carlos Fonseca about his new book. https://www.musicandliterature.org/features/2020/8/2/a-conversation-with-carlos-fonseca


Read more at: Virtual Presentation of 2019 Ann Waterfall Award

Virtual Presentation of 2019 Ann Waterfall Award

Hannah Shakespeare, who graduated last year, won the Ann Waterfall Award 2019 for the best student of Portuguese in the UK, the most prestigious prize of its kind for students doing Lusophone studies. The award was presented yesterday during a virtual ceremony in the presence of Portugal’s ambassador in the UK. Watch the...


Read more at: 'Brazil in the time of Coronavirus' and other essays

'Brazil in the time of Coronavirus' and other essays

Please see the following link for important essays on the impact of COVID-19 on the Hispanic world, including a piece by our own Maite Conde on ‘Brazil in the Time of Coronavirus'. https://revistas.ucm.es/index.php/GEOP/issue/view/3602