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Prof. Aurora Morcillo's new book designated as Choice "Outstanding Academic Title"


Congratulations to Prof. Aurora Morcillo, whose recent edited collection Memory and Culture of the Spanish Civil War (Brill, 2014) was on Choice magazine's 2014 list of Outstanding Academic Titles. For more information about the significance of this award, please click on the headline above.

Ph.D. student Micah Oelze (Uribe & Premo)


Ph.D. student Micah Oelze (Uribe & Premo) received a Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad Fellowship to conduct research on mid-20th century folkloric musicology in Brazil. His is one of only 83 grants awarded nationwide and the only one to be awarded in the state of Florida this year!

Prof. Okezi Otovo published in Revista da Associação Brasileira de Pesquisadores(as) Negros(as)


Congratulations to Professor Okezi T. Otovo whose article, “The Gender of Social Welfare: Maternalism and Paternalism in Bahia’s Estado Novo/ O gênero da assistência social: maternalismo e paternalismo no Estado Novo baiano” was just published in the peer-reviewed journal, Revista da Associação Brasileira de Pesquisadores(as) Negros(as), vol. 6 no. 14 (2014).​

Upcoming Events

EXHIBITION: Myth and Machine: The First World War in Visual Culture

11/11/2014 09:00 AM

An exhibit of World War I-related materials from the Wolfsonian's permanent collection.

Conversos in Seville and the Empire, from the coast of Africa to the Indies.

02/10/2015 12:00 PM

Lecture and Discussion by Distinguished Scholar Dr. Juan Gil

Early Spanish in the Circum-Caribbean: New Findings

02/13/2015 10:00 AM

Program sponsored by the Departments of History and Modern Languages, LACC, SIPA, and the GSA.

History Happenings

Prof. Ricardo Salvatore, who joined our faculty in Spring 2014 and offered a graduate seminar on Informal Empires, gave our first Atlantic Symposium discussion of the academic year, supported by Council on Student Organizations. Click here to see his talk.

Famous History Majors
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Read some of our graduate placement successes stories: Graduate Placement

Read stories about the successes of some our terrific recent MAs and PhDs: Graduate Student Successes

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