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Keep up to date with the latest news and announcements from the Spanish and Portuguese Department.

Graduate Student, Bryan Kirschen, receives International Recognition for Commitment to Saving Ladino Language

Published: March 2, 2015

UCLA Spanish and Portuguese Department’s PhD Candidate, Bryan Kirschen, has been committed to spreading awareness of  Ladino, a Judeo-Spanish Language here at UCLA and beyond. Read the full article detailing his efforts at the UCLA Newsroom. You can listen to Bryan Kirschen’s interview with KPCC Radio here: “Centuries-old Ladino language makes UCLA comeback”

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“Evolución en libertad: el cine chileno de fines de los sesenta”

Published: December 17, 2014

Our very own, Professor Verónica Cortínez, has recently published “Evolución en libertad: el cine chileno de fines de los sesenta”. Delve deep into a decade worth of research on Chile’s cinematography of the late 60’s with analysis of sound and music to the biography of the directors themselves. Click on the following link to read a full interview here.

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