Past Cervantes Symposia

Past Symposia

Friday, April 27, 2012
Cervantes Symposium
Meeting annually from 2001 to 2010, the Cervantes Symposium has provided leading scholars from throughout the United States a forum to share and discuss emerging research in the field. Beginning in 2012, the Symposium will meet at the Newberry Library every other year.
Friday, April 30, 2010
Cervantes Symposium
Why Bad Things Happen to Good Shepherds: Providence and the PastoralDavid Boruchoff, McGill University
Friday, April 24, 2009
Cervantes Symposium
“La música ha sido hereje”: Pastoral Performances and Cultural Hybridity in Los baños de ArgelJavier Irogoyen-García, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Saturday, April 26, 2008
Cervantes Symposium
Viewing St. Bartholomew: Michelangelo, Guzmán de Alfarache II.2.2, and Don Quijote I.4Frederick de Armas, University of Chicago
Saturday, April 28, 2007
Cervantes Symposium
Of Promontories, Protrusions, and Other Protractions: Cervantes’ Serendipitous Encounters in the Viaje del ParnasoHoracio Chiong Rivero, Swarthmore College
Saturday, April 22, 2006
Cervantes Symposium
Making Real What History Forgot: Don Quixote, Part 2Nina Davis, Washington University in St. LouisDissing the Duchess: Don Quixote and the Crisis of the AristocracyAnne Cruz, University of Miami
Saturday, April 23, 2005
Cervantes Symposium
El Quixote: un arte de sentir y gustarDominique de Courcelles, Collège Internationale de Philosophie, Paris The Presence of Leone Ebreo’s Philosophy of Love in CervantesArmando Maggi, University of Chicago
Saturday, April 24, 2004
Cervantes Symposium
Cervantes’ Errant LegacyNina Cox Davis, Washington University in St. Louis And the Band Played On: Queering Marriage in El entremés del juez de los divoriciosMaria Mercedes Carrión, Emory University
Friday, April 25, 2003Saturday, April 26, 2003
Cervantes Symposium
The Primacy of Toledo: Cardinal Bernardo de Sandoval y Rojas and the Chapel of Our Lady of the SagrarioSteven N. Orso, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Saturday, April 27, 2002
Cervantes Symposium
Gypsies, Tramps, and ThievesAnne Cruz, University of Illinois at Chicago
Saturday, April 28, 2001
Cervantes Symposium
La canalla trovadora: poética y polìtica en El viaje del ParnasoJulio Vélez-Sainz, University of Chicago(now at Complutense University of Madrid)