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Spanish and Portuguese Degrees

Spanish & Portuguese graduate students

Degree Goals

  • Study the major movements and writers in Iberia and Latin America.
  • Acquire the critical and theoretical tools necessary to engage literary analysis with sophistication.
  • Develop communicative competence through pedagogical and scholarly formation.


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