News & Events

Film Screening: Los Muertos (2004) by Lisandro Alonso

Los Muertos (Lisandro Alonso, 2004, Argentina, 78 min.) With director in person. Sponsored by Northwestern University Department of Radio/Television/Film, The Alumnae of Northwestern University, Northwestern University - Department of Spanish & Portuguese, Northwestern University MFA in Documentary Media

2nd Annual Graduate Student Conference

The 2nd Annual Chicago Graduate Conference will take place at Northwestern University on April 13-15, 2017. This event is organized by the Spanish and Luso-Brazilian literature graduate students from the University of Illinois at Chicago, Northwestern University, and the University of Chicago. Click the link above for more information

Million Dollar Grant Awarded to Department-Backed Initiative

Northwestern has just announced the winning of a Mellon Grant that centrally involves the Department of Spanish and Portuguese, among others. The significant amount of funding will be used to bolster both graduate and undergraduate curriculum in Spanish and Portuguese, initiate and support research activities, and link our department to others, especially in Latin America.