University of California - San Diego

University of California, San Diego

Spanish Literature


9500 Gilman Drive

La Jolla, CA 92093

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Spanish Literature

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Spanish Section is committed to the study of literature and culture in their material and political context. The faculty encourages the use of a dialectical method which combines formal analysis with a discussion of broader social issues. The section is interested in traditional Spanish and Latin American topics as well as questions of gender and sexuality, Spanish-speaking communities in the U.S., culture and imperialism, and the relationship among the various literatures of the Americas. It is recommended that students conduct research across disciplines and national traditions.


Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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