Posts Tagged ‘Mexico’

Assistant Professor of Spanish (20th/21st-Century Mexican Literature and Cultures) – UBC, Vancouver

By Maria Montt Strabucchi | news

Assistant Professor of Spanish (20th/21st-Century Mexican Literature and Cultures)   The Department of French, Hispanic and Italian Studies at The University of British Columbia (Vancouver) invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Spanish with a specialization in 20th/21st-Century Mexican literature and cultures. Additional interests could include indigeneity, ethnicity, gender or transnational studies. The anticipated start date is July 1, 2019. We are particularly interested in scholars who will be able to participate in collaborative projects with other faculty members, enhance our course offerings, propose new perspectives on Latin American literatures and cultures, and contribute to [&hellip

Report on Postgraduate Travel Grant 2016: Lourdes Parra Lazcano (University of Leeds)

Report on Postgraduate Travel Grant 2016: Lourdes Parra Lazcano (University of Leeds)

By Maria Montt Strabucchi | blog

WISPS POSTGRADUATE TRAVEL GRANT REPORT BY LOURDES PARRA LAZCANO November 2016 My name is Lourdes Parra Lazcano and I am a PhD Candidate in Spanish, Portuguese and Latin American Studies at the University of Leeds. My PhD thesis explores travel literature by Mexican women writers from 1892 to 2012. I have analysed the works of Laura Méndez de Cuenca, Elena Garro, Rosario Castellanos, María Luisa Puga, Esther Seligson and Myriam Moscona. These writers are best known for their poems, novels and short stories, but they also are travellers who share their ideas about the UK, Europe, Israel, [&hellip

WiSPS Annual Conference 2017

By Maria Montt Strabucchi | news

As part of its celebration of ‘100 years of Spanish’, the University of Leeds is delighted to host the XVIII Annual Women in Spanish, Portuguese and Latin American Studies (WISPS) Conference on Friday 10 and Saturday 11 November 2017. WISPS organises annual conferences to act as a focus for all those in Great Britain and Ireland researching into fields such as anthropology, geography, history, linguistics, literature, politics and audio, film, intermedial, theatre and performance studies, among others, within Luso-Hispanic cultures. WISPS also provides a wide network of trans and cis women researchers interested in feminist, gender and [&hellip

Two Positions at the University of Chester (Early Colonial Mexico)

By Maria Montt Strabucchi | news

Senior Research Assistant University of Chester – Department of History and Archaeology Location: Chester Salary: £23,164 to £25,298 per annum Hours: Full Time Contract Type: Fixed-Term/Contract Placed on: 3rd August 2017 Closes: 22nd August 2017 Job Ref: RA001778 Fixed-term contract until 3rd September 2020. The Digital Humanities Research Centre at the University of Chester is seeking to appoint a Senior Research Assistant to be part of an international interdisciplinary team working on the project “Digging into Early Colonial Mexico: A large-scale computational analysis of 16th century historical sources (DigCH)”. The post holder will provide expertise in GIS and the [&hellip

UK-Mexico Visiting Chair: Seminars on Mexican Spanish (The University of Edinburgh)

By Maria Montt Strabucchi | news

UK-Mexico Visiting Chair: Seminars on Mexican Spanish The UK-Mexico Visiting Chair in collaboration with Hispanic Studies and the Department of Linguistics and English Language at The University of Edinburgh are organising a series of events on Mexican Spanish and Mexican Sociolinguistics. Dr Patricia Córdova, Head of the Departamento de Letras, Universidad de Guadalajara (Mexico) will be delivering the following seminars: PRESEEA, a Sociolinguistics Corpus from Guadalajara (in English) Language Variation and Change Research Seminar Tuesday, 20 June, 1-2 pm Dugald Stewart Building, room 1.17 Introducción al español de México (in Spanish) Hispanic Studies Research Seminar Wednesday, 21 [&hellip

#Post Research Fellow (University of Surrey)

By Maria Montt Strabucchi | news

Research Fellow University of Surrey – School of English and Languages Location: Guildford Salary: £32,004 Hours: Full Time Contract Type: Fixed-Term/Contract Placed on: 2nd March 2017 Closes: 24th April 2017 Job Ref: 015817 The School of English and Languages is seeking to appoint a Postdoctoral Research Fellow for a 9 month period – the first stage of a two-year Arts and Humanities Research Council funded project “Precarious Publishing in Latin America: Relations, Communities and Meanings in Movement” (grant number AH/P005675/1). The project investigators are Lucy Bell (University of Surrey) and Alex Flynn (University of Durham). The position [&hellip

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