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Department of Spanish
Bryn Mawr College
101 North Merion Avenue
Bryn Mawr, PA 19010-2899

Phone: (610) 526-5198
FAX: (610) 526-7479

Activities and Announcements

The Department of Spanish


Nicolás Guillén and Cuban CultureGuillen

Bryn Mawr College
April 7 & 8, 2013

Nicolás Hernández Guillén
President of the Nicolás Guillén Foundation, La Habana

Norberto Codina
Director of La Gaceta de Cuba

Enrique Sacerio-Garí
Professor, Bryn Mawr College

Sunday, April 7 - 7:00 pm
The Ely Room, Wyndham

“Nicolás Guillén and Cuban Culture”

Lecture by Nicolás Hernández Guillén
followed by a bilingual reading of his grandfather's poems.

“La cultura cubana vista desde La Gaceta”

Lecture by Norberto Codina
      followed by a reading of his poems.

Monday, April 8 - 4:30 pm
Thomas Hall 110

a panel discussion

“Race in Cuba: A Long Conversation in Cuban History”

Nicolás Hernández Guillén
Enrique Sacerio-Garí

The Department of Spanish poster
with the generous support of
The Class of 1902 Lecture Fund


Francisco Fernández de Alba
Associate Professor of Hispanic Studies
Wheaton College, MA

The Spanish Civil War and the Veterans of the International Brigades


Wednesday, October 10
1:00 pm * Carpenter Library B21

¡La Mesa Española les da la bienvenida a todos!


La Mesa Española, the Spanish Table, brings together all members of the college community who desire to speak Spanish. It provides a friendly and informal atmosphere to Spanish-speakers of all levels. Anyone with an interest in Spanish is welcome.

Spanish Table

12:00 - 1:00
Dorothy Vernon Room

Past Events


Aquilino Duke

Spanish Laureate Poet and Novelist

Agnes Moncy

BMC '62 - Translator of Spanish Novels and Poetry and Sculptor

"FROM ROME TO ANDALUCIA: Bilingual Reading of Entreluces (2010)"
Wednesday, March 21
7:30 pm
The Ely Room - Wyndham Alumnae House
Bryn Mawr College

Michael Solomon

SolomonProfessor in Hispanic Studies and Cinema Studies
Graduate Chair, and Former Managing Editor of the Hispanic Review at the Universit of Pennsylvania

"The Spirit of the Living Dead: Víctor Erice and Post-Zombie Cinema"
Wednesday, November 30
4:30 pm - Thomas Hall 224
Bryn Mawr College