Romance Languages and Literatures

About the Department

The Department of Romance Languages and Literatures, currently comprised of 25 core faculty members (as well as several lecturers and affiliated faculty members), offers undergraduate and graduate degrees in the language, literature, and culture of the French, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, and Catalan languages.

Department ChairDaisy Delogu
Department Coordinator: Jennifer Hurtarte (, 773.834.5880
Department Administrator: Guillaume Beaudin (, 773.702.8481

Degrees Offered

These programs include the study of literary history, established and current critical methodologies, literary theory and analysis, the sociology of literature, literature and history, cultural studies, films, and foreign language acquisition and pedagogy.