The Iberian Peninsula during the Latin Middle Ages was home to large populations of Muslims and Jews. During the period we like to call the Middle Ages, much of the Iberian Peninsula was under Muslim rule. By the beginning of the sixteenth century, the entire peninsula was under Christian rule, and Judaism and Islam were officially banned.…[Read more]
David A. Wacks deposited Esther in Early Modern Iberia and the Sephardic Diaspora: Queen of the Conversas by Emily Colbert Cairns in the group LLC 16th- and 17th-Century Spanish and Iberian Poetry and Prose on MLA Commons 1 week, 2 days ago
Book review of Emily Colbert Carins, Esther in Early Modern Iberia and the Sephardic Diaspora: Queen of the Conversas. Palgrave Macmillan, 2017. 189 pp
Sepharadim participated in the Hispanic vernacular culture of the Iberian Peninsula. Even in the time of al-Andalus many spoke Hispano-Romance, and even their Hebrew literature belies a deep familiarity with and love of their native Hispano-Romance languages. However, since the early sixteenth century the vast majority of Sepharadim have never…[Read more]
Elvira L. Vilches started the topic Panel on Humanism, Coloniality, and Imperial Reason/ MLA 2019 in the discussion LLC 16th- and 17th-Century Spanish and Iberian Poetry and Prose on MLA Commons 6 months, 2 weeks ago
I think that this panel will be of interest to those of you working on Atlantic and Pacific frameworks .
Friday, Jan 4th
296. Humanism, Coloniality, and Imperial Reason.1:45-3:00 pm. Water Tower, Hyatt RegencyPresiding: Luis Fernando Restrepo, U of Arkansas, FayettevilleSpeakers: Glen Edgar Carman, DePaul U; Freddy…[Read more]
Luna Najera posted an update in the group LLC 16th- and 17th-Century Spanish and Iberian Poetry and Prose on MLA Commons 1 year, 5 months ago
Call for Papers: MLA 2019
The Forum on 16th- and 17th-Century Spanish and Iberian Poetry and Prose invites you to submit abstracts on the subject of sexual violence and coercion in the Hispanic Monarchy.
Session title: Early Modern #metoo
Description: Early modern Spanish prose and poetry reveal the operations of patriarchy very clearly; even…[Read more]
Adjunta encontrarán la convocatoria para el próximo número de Aula lírica:
“Aula lírica. Revista sobre poesía ibérica e iberoamericana” invites submissions for its issue number 9 (2017). “Aula lírica is an electronic peer-reviewed academic journal dedicated to the study of Iberian and Ibero-American poetry. It publishes essays,…[Read more]
Leah Wood Middlebrook started the topic Abstracts – Surveillance in Early Modern Culture in the discussion Sixteenth- and Seventeenth-Century Spanish Poetry and Prose on MLA Commons 2 years, 9 months ago
Sunday, Jan. 8 – Noon – 1:15 p.m.
Franklin 10, Philadelphia Marriott
Presiding: John Slater, U.C. Davis
“Poetry and Espionage During the Spanish Armada and the Anglo-Spanish War” – Jesus- David Jerez-Gomez, C.S. San Bernardino
This paper will explore how the religious and political tensions originating from the conflict between…[Read more]
Vicente Gomis-Izquierdo posted an update in the group LLC 16th- and 17th-Century Spanish and Iberian Poetry and Prose on MLA Commons 2 years, 10 months ago
The editors of Hispanic Journal invite submissions of unpublished studies all year around. Hispanic Journal is published twice annually by the Department of Foreign Languages and the Graduate School of Indiana University of Pennsylvania. Its purpose is to publish research and criticism of the highest quality in the areas of Spanish, Spanish…[Read more]
Julien Jacques Simon deposited Cognitive Approaches to Early Modern Spanish Literature in the group LLC 16th- and 17th-Century Spanish and Iberian Poetry and Prose on MLA Commons 2 years, 11 months ago
Cognitive Approaches to Early Modern Spanish Literature is the first anthology exploring human cognition and literature in the context of early modern Spanish culture. It includes the leading voices in the field, along with the main themes and directions that this important area of study has been producing. The book begins with an overview of the…[Read more]
Leah Wood Middlebrook started the topic Iberian Cultures of Translation – a round table – MLA 2017 in the discussion Sixteenth- and Seventeenth-Century Spanish Poetry and Prose on MLA Commons 3 years, 3 months ago
Friday, Jan. 6, 2017 , Noon – 1:15 p.m.
Franklin 3, Philadelphia Marriott
Presiding: Leah Middlebrook, Univ. of Oregon
Matters pertinent to culture, translational and translated, in early modern Iberia. Our participants will present prepared remarks, after which we invite vigorous discussion :
Lucia Binotti, UNC Chapel Hill – “Translation,…[Read more]
Felipe Valencia started the topic New forum delegate at the Delegate Assembly until 2019 in the discussion Sixteenth- and Seventeenth-Century Spanish Poetry and Prose on MLA Commons 3 years, 3 months ago
My name is Felipe Valencia, and I would like to introduce myself as the new delegate of this forum at the MLA Delegate Assembly starting next convention, in 2017, until the 2019 convention. I urge you to please contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org or through MLA Commons if you would like to share your thoughts on any of the…[Read more]