Department of Spanish and Portuguese

College of Letters & Science
Roberto Sanchez
Remembering Roberto Sanchez, prolific and influential professor in our Department, passed away on August 15, 2016
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The Co-Chairs are excited to present the 13th annual Kaleidoscope Conference, organized by the graduate students of the Department of Spanish and Portuguese. This year, we are looking forward to three keynote speakers and an invited performing artist as well as the continued participation of various groups from within the department. Please see the poster and the program for more information. Thank you to all those who have helped make the conference possible!
Roberto Sanchez, prolific and influential professor in our Department, passed away on August 15, 2016 Roberto Garza Sánchez was born in San Antonio, on September 24, 1922. He joined the UW faculty ranks in 1950. He was tenured in 1955 and promoted to Full Professor in 1963. His most lasting legacy in S&P was the culture of theatre and performance he actively fostered for over three decades.

Faculty Bookshelf

Victor Goldgel
Fondo Editorial Casa de las Américas
Kata Beilin
Vanderbilt University Press
Rubén Medina
Cowfeather Press and El quirófano Ediciones

Upcoming Events

Tue, 03/28/2017 - 4:00pm
Wed, 03/29/2017 - 5:15pm to 7:15pm
Mon, 04/03/2017 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm

Esta presentación examina "Huacayñán / El camino del llanto / The Way of Tears,"  la primera gran exhibición del pintor ecuatoriano Oswaldo Guayasamín, titulada originalmente en quichua, español e inglés.

Tue, 04/04/2017 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Nancy Gates Madsen is Associate Professor of Spanish at Luther College. She has published articles about the legacies of authoritarianism in Argentina on topics ranging from monuments and memorials to the representation of torture.

Wed, 04/05/2017 - 5:30pm