A comprehensive study of Senior Instructor II of Spanish Jesús Sepúlveda’s poetic work written by Julián Gutiérrez titled “El pensamiento poético de Jesús Sepúlveda” (‘The poetic thought of Jesús Sepúlveda’) was published last week in the Chilean magazine Critica.cl. In this article, Dr.
RL Phd Candidate Yosa Vidal Collados is about to publish a new novel, titled Vals Chilote, with Editoral Mantis (Bolivia).She was interviewed by Alba Balderrama about the novel in Ramona Cultural, the cultural supplement of the Bolivian newspaper La Opinion.
The Spanish Heritage Language (SHL) Program hosted a virtual event in late April aimed to support Latinx students who plan to attend graduate school. The event called Rompiendo Fronteras: The Latinx Experience in Grad School featured a series of guests, which included both faculty members and...
Hello, I’m David Wacks, Professor of Spanish and Head of Romance Languages, and it is an honor to be able to address the graduating seniors of the class of 2021, majors in French, Italian, Spanish, and Romance Languages. I would much prefer to speak to you and your families in person, but I am glad...
In Winter 2021, students enrolled in the course RL407/507 Queer from the South took part in a virtual Q&A with two of the Tunis-based Mawjoudin Queer Film organizers Festival (MQFF), Weema Askri and Karam Aouni. Joined also by Cinema Studies majors from CINE440/540 Mediterranean Film &...
The University of Oregon is home to a highly forward-thinking and innovative campus. The school has incorporated many different programs and changes to the campus to ensure that the environment is inclusive. They have included many tactics to ensure inclusion through additions such as genderless...
Spanish 202 students were challenged to re-create the works of art they selected from different Hispanic countries, using found elements/objects from their own lives; then, they were asked to reflect on the experience of selecting and re-creating works of art that spoke to them. ART COVERSSpanish...
Jesús Sepúlveda is the author of ten poetry collections and three books of essays, including his green anarchist manifesto The Garden of Peculiarities (2002) and his book on Latin American poetry Poets on the Edge (2016). His poems were collected in Poemas de un bárbaro in 2013 and his collection...
This article examines two novels about France's colonial legacy in the Indian Ocean and establishes a lineage between Marguerite Duras's Le vice-consul (1966), set in 1930s colonial India, and Nathacha Appanah's Tropique de la violence (2016), set in present-day Mayotte.