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The Anthony Close Scholarship

We are delighted to announce that Clare College (University of Cambridge) has officially approved the Anthony Close Spanish Golden Age Research Scholarship that will fund a PhD student working on Early Modern Spanish and Spanish American Literature and Culture. The scholarship provides funding for up to a maximum of three...

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The Norman MacColl Symposium 2014

The Norman MacColl Symposium 2014 in Spanish Cinema in honour of Román Gubern is entitled: Canon, contra-canon y cinefilia: Historias del cine español en un contexto internacional .

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Prof Brad Epps at the Universidad Autónoma de Yucatán

Prof Brad Epps at the Universidad Autónoma de Yucatán . Prof Epps, Professor of Spanish and Head of the Dept of Spanish and Portuguese, University of Cambridge, gave a lecture entitled “La insoportable levedad de los huesos. El documentalismo fílmico de Patricio Guzmán en Nostalgia de la Luz ” as part of the series of...

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Francisco de Zurbarán, Still-life with Lemons, Oranges and Rose

Anthony Close Scholarship in Spanish Golden Age Studies

Clare College continues the fund-raising campaign to establish The Anthony Close Scholarship in Spanish Golden Age Studies . If you would like to make a donation and for further information, please refer to this page .

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Recent publications by members of the Department of Spanish and Portuguese

New Publications

Members of the Department have published the following books during the previous academic year: Ghosts of the Revolution in Mexican Literature and Visual Culture by Erica Segre; Latin American Popular Culture: Politics, Media, Affect by Geoffrey Kantaris and Rory O'Bryen; Science Fiction and Digital Technologies in Argentine and Brazilian Culture by Ed King; The Lead Books of Granada by Elizabeth Drayson; Creativity and Science in Contemporary Argentine Literature: Between Romanticism and Fomalism by Joanna Page.

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