Department of Romance Languages and Literatures

The Department of Romance Languages and Literatures embraces multiple disciplinary and linguistic traditions reflecting the theoretical diversity of our fields. We offer graduate programs in French, Hispanic and Luso-Brazilian Studies, and Italian. We also provide a number of configurations for undergraduate study, including majors and minors in the languages, literatures, and cultures of Italy, France and the Francophone world, and Iberia and Latin America.



Recent News

  • Miguel Martínez was awarded the María Zambrano Fellowship by the Spanish government. This fellowship will allow him to spend the 2022-23 academic year at the University of Alcalá de Henares, where he will join an international research team working on the subject of subaltern and popular literacies in the early modern and modern periods. Congratulations, Miguel!

  • The graduate program in French and Francophone Studies at the University of Chicago is now accepting applications for the 2022-2023 academic year. We are looking for creative and independent students who will develop a thorough knowledge of French and Francophone literature and culture...