Department of
Spanish, Portuguese & Latin American Studies

Welcome to the Department of Spanish, Portuguese & Latin American Studies


The Department of Spanish, Portuguese and Latin American Studies is the joint top-ranking research department nationally. We teach Spanish and Portuguese language and we cover Spain, Portugal, Brazil, Spanish America and Lusophone Africa. We offer literature, history, cultural studies, film and visual culture, from the Renaissance to the present day. Our staff and postgraduates research in all these areas. 


Upcoming Events

Mature students' information afternoon

03 July 2015
Physics Building, University Park Campus
An information event for any aspiring mature students (aged 21 or over) interested in studying for the first time at university, including the new arts foundation degree.

Building Images: Exploring 21st Century Sino-African dynamics through cultural exchange, media representation, and translation

14 - 16 January 2016
University of Nottingham
Conference - Call for Papers. Confirmed Keynote Speakers: Mr Liehui He (African Centre Shanghai, China), Dr Maurice Gountin (Chinese Cultural Centre, Benin), Professor Helge Rønning (University of Oslo, Norway), Professor Ian Taylor (University of St Andrews, UK)

SPLAS host first Spanish language teaching in HE national conference

12 June 2016
Sir Clive Granger Building
The "Encuentro ELE-UK 2015" will take place on 12 June 2015.

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Department of Spanish, Portuguese and Latin American Studies

The University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

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