The Department of Spanish and Portuguese hosts the Cervantes Society of America's Fourth Texas Cervantes Symposium, a two-day conference bringing together scholars from the United States and Canada who represent a diverse array of research and expertise. Friday's events are held on campus, and Saturday's are held from 2-5 p.m. at the Wizard Academy southwest of town. Contact Professor Cory Reed at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
This year's program includes scholarly sessions devoted to the cultural and political contexts of Cervantes's works, Cervantes in the media, popular performance and street theater, and future trends in early modern studies.
Benedict Hall (BEN) 2.104 (Friday) and Wizard Academy, 16221 Crystal Hills Drive (Saturday)