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Thursday, Oct 15, 2020

By Anais Holgado-Lage

The students and instructors of “Medical Spanish”, taught by Anais Holgado Lage and Eliot Raynor, enjoyed an hour-long conversation with Colombian photographer Jeisson Riascos (known as el_murcy in social media) on October 14th.

Tuesday, Oct 6, 2020

By Alejandro Martínez

On October 6, Mapuche poet Elicura Chihuailaf Nahuelpan participated virtually from Wallmapu (Chile) as a guest speaker in the course “Spanish 250: Identity in the Hispanic World,” co-taught by Professor Christina Lee and graduate student Alejandro Martínez through the Collaborative Teaching Initiative.

Thursday, Oct 1, 2020

Raquel Mattson-Prieto, lecturer of Spanish, has co-authored the book chapter, "Languaging and grammatical terminology: Expressing linguistic concepts while co-constructing understandings."

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.

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