Department of Hispanic Languages & Literature Introduction

Our undergraduate and graduate programs are designed to serve a broad constituency of students with courses devoted to the language, linguistics, and literary and visual cultures of Spain, Latin America and Latino communities in the United States. More here.   

Congratulations to our Daniela Flesler who was granted a National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Fellowship. More.

Two Visiting Scholars from Brazil this spring 2007

The Department of Hispanic Languages and Literatures is pleased to announce our two visiting scholars for spring 2017: Fábio Feltrin from the Universidade Federal da Fronteira Sul (UFFS) and Bruna Tella Guerra from the State University of Campinas (UNICAMP). More.



Fish of the Sea, Fray Bernardino de Sahagún and Nahua artists, Historia general de las cosas de Nueva España, c. 1570. Florentine Codex, fol 214 v,


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Dafne Duchesne (New York University)
"Two Contending Mothers: Discrepant Allegories in Emeric Bergeaud's Stella
Thursdaay, March 2 11:30AM
Javits 103


Café Latino Film Series
"Urban Experiences·
Every first Tuesday of the month at 7 pm.
Center for Scholarly Communications
(Melville Library, second floor)
Nueve reinas (Feb. 7, 2017)
See program and poster

CAFÉ LATINO spring 2017

All Wed 1 to 2 pm (starting Feb 8)
in our Department (Melville Library N3021)

Spanish Conversation and free café

Open to all students, all levels of Spanish
Se les invita un rico cafecito y a conversar sobre la vida.


Image from Colonial Mexico.
Nexahualpili, Lord of Texcoco (1472-1515)
Department of Hispanic Languages & Literature • Melville Library , N3017, Stony Brook, NY 11794-3371 • 631-632-6935 or 631-632-6959
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