Huellas del Tiempo: XVI Colloquium on Mexican Literature 2013
Congratulations to Michael Harris, Eloísa Alcocer, María Inés Canto recipients of the 2012-2013 Dean's Advancement Fellowship
Daniel Chui and Pedro Escobar-Uribe, recipients of Graduate Opportunity Fellowship, 2012
Musician Carlos Carlos Nuñez at The Faculty Club (next to the window) along with Xurxo Nuñez and Pancho Alvarez on Monday October 22, 2012
"We Are All Writers", Elena Poniatowska's plenary lecture at the XV Colloquium on Mexican Literature, November 1, 2012
Phelps Hall, home of the Spanish & Portuguese Department
Humanities and Social Sciences Building, UC Santa Barbara
Henley Gate, UC Santa Barbara
15th Lusophone and Hispanic Graduate Student Conference, Friday May 3, 2013 State Street Room UCen
Butterfly Beach in Santa Barbara
Huellas del tiempo: XVI Colloquium on Mexican Literature 2013

Recruitment: Assistant Professor in Pre-1975 Contemporary Literature, Cinema, and Cultural Studies

The Department of Spanish and Portuguese at UCSB is pleased to announce the opening of a tenure track Peninsular Spanish position in Pre 1975 Contemporary Literature, Cinema, and Cultural Studies effective July 1, 2015.

For more information see https://recruit.ap.ucsb.edu/apply/JPF00346

Welcome to the Department of Spanish and Portuguese

The Department of Spanish and Portuguese is devoted to the research and teaching of the literatures, cultures and languages of Spain, Portugal and Latin America. We award the degrees of B.A. in Spanish or Portuguese, and PhD, with specializations in the areas of Spanish and Latin American Literature, Portuguese and Brazilian Literature, and Iberian Linguistics, with optional emphases on Translation Studies, Feminist Studies, Medieval Studies and Applied Linguistics. See More...

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Upcoming Events

A salient feature of Spanish ditransitives is the optionality of Dative Clitic Doubling (DClD) of the goal/beneficiary. In this talk Raúl Aranovich argues that the function of DClD is to avoid confusion with some themes/patients. 
  1. October 31, 2014 - 11:00am

Please join us for a fascinating talk by Irene Checa-García: Efectos de la complejidad en la...

  1. October 24, 2014 - 11:00am

CSDL (Conceptual Structure, Discourse, and Language) 2014 is the 12th incarnation of a conference first hosted in 1994 by the University of California, San Diego.

  1. November 4, 2014 (All day) to November 6, 2014 (All day)


Congratulations to Prof. Sara Poot-Herrera for receiving the Eligio Ancona Medal from the Governor of the State of Yucatán!

In honor of her groundbreaking translation of Mundo Cruel