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Friday, Sep 18, 2020

SPO concentrator Lydia Spencer ’21 has been elected for fall semester induction to Phi Beta Kappa.

Thursday, Sep 10, 2020

Spanish and Portuguese language tables for Fall 2020 have started to meet!

Monday, Aug 31, 2020

Marina Bedran successfully defended her dissertation titled "A Turn to Amazonia: Experimental Art, Indigeneity, and the Rise of Political Ecology in Brazil."

Marina has accepted a tenure-track position at Johns Hopkins University as an assistant professor of Lusophone Literatures and Cultures in the Department of Modern Languages and...

Friday, Aug 21, 2020

The Department of Spanish and Portuguese welcomes new Spanish lecturer Iris Hauser. Hauser is originally from Chiapas, Mexico and studied Applied linguistics at the Universidad de las Americas in (Puebla) Mexico and at Georgia State University.

Thursday, Aug 20, 2020

First-year students are asked to please complete and submit this Google form to indicate their language interests and what they are interested in learning more about from the department.

Thursday, Aug 20, 2020

SPO concentrator Jimin Kang ’21 has been remotely interning for Narratively, a New York City-based multimedia company, since late May. She shares some of the components of her work as an editorial intern and highlights from her experience.

Wednesday, Jul 29, 2020

Flora Thomson-DeVeaux is a Spanish and Portuguese (SPO) alum who graduated from Princeton in 2013. She defended her Ph.D. dissertation titled "Toward a New Translation of Memórias Póstumas de Brás Cubas” at Brown University in 2018 and is currently a professional translator and independent researcher in Rio de Janeiro.

Thursday, Jul 23, 2020

Mauricio Acuña's project titled "A Communal Poemap of Afro-Diasporic Aesthetics" was recently selected as part of the Rapid Response Humanities Summer 2020 Projects of the Princeton University Humanities Council.

Friday, Jul 17, 2020

Alberto Bruzos Moro, Spanish Language Program Director, has co-written the article "Who Pays for Cheap Language Instruction?", published by the Boston Review on July 14. The piece, which looks at language learning apps and the conditions under which gig-economy language teachers labor, has been praised as a must-read for language educators....

Thursday, Jul 16, 2020

Professor Aisha Beliso-De Jesús was featured as one of six Princeton professors who were interviewed to discuss how the books on their shelves relate to their work and share what’s on their summer reading lists. 

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