Henley Gate, UC Santa Barbara

Phelps Hall, home of the Spanish & Portuguese Department

Huellas del Tiempo: XVI Colloquium on Mexican Literature 2013

Huellas del tiempo: XVI Colloquium on Mexican Literature 2013

Musician Carlos Carlos Nuñez at The Faculty Club (next to the window) along with Xurxo Nuñez and Pancho Alvarez on Monday October 22, 2012

Daniel Chui and Pedro Escobar-Uribe, recipients of Graduate Opportunity Fellowship, 2012

"We Are All Writers", Elena Poniatowska's plenary lecture at the XV Colloquium on Mexican Literature, November 1, 2012

Congratulations to Michael Harris, Eloísa Alcocer, María Inés Canto recipients of the 2012-2013 Dean's Advancement Fellowship

15th Lusophone and Hispanic Graduate Student Conference, Friday May 3, 2013 State Street Room UCen

Humanities and Social Sciences Building, UC Santa Barbara

Butterfly Beach in Santa Barbara

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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In honor of her groundbreaking translation of Mundo Cruel

Congratulations, Dr. Marqués-Pascual!

Invited by the Laureate Mexican writer Elena Poniatowska, professor Sara Poot-Herrera attended the Cervantes Prize Ceremony in Alcala de Henares, Spain, on April 23rd.