12
May 17

Presentation of the LL Journal, Vol. 12, No. 1

The PhD Program in Hispanic and Luso-Brazilian Literatures and Languages

invites you to attend

The Presentation of the LL Journal, Vol. 12, No. 1

Join the HLBLL community in celebration of the launch of another issue of the LL Journal and the hard work of its editors and all its contributors! Volume 12, Number 1 will go live on Friday, May 12 at 6:30pm.

The LL Journal is a multi-disciplinary, open-access, electronic journal dedicated to the investigation of various realms of Hispanic and Luso-Brazilian studies including literature, language, and culture. A collaboration of HLBLL’s students as editors, readers, and designers, the Journal has contributors from all over the world and invites us all to engage in reflection and discussion. The LL Journal is hosted on the CUNY Academic Commons. Previous issues of the Journal, dating back to 2006, can be found on their site.

Flyer, LL Journal Presentation on May 12

The Journal’s presentation will be followed by an end-of-the-semester reception.

This event is free and open to the public.


09
May 17

Presentation of the LL Journal, Vol. 12, No. 1

The PhD Program in Hispanic and Luso-Brazilian Literatures and Languages

invites you to attend

The Presentation of the LL Journal, Vol. 12, No. 1

Join the HLBLL community in celebration of the launch of another issue of the LL Journal and the hard work of its editors and all its contributors! Volume 12, Number 1 will go live on Friday, May 12 at 6:30pm.

The LL Journal is a multi-disciplinary, open-access, electronic journal dedicated to the investigation of various realms of Hispanic and Luso-Brazilian studies including literature, language, and culture. A collaboration of HLBLL’s students as editors, readers, and designers, the Journal has contributors from all over the world and invites us all to engage in reflection and discussion. The LL Journal is hosted on the CUNY Academic Commons. Previous issues of the Journal, dating back to 2006, can be found on their site.

Flyer, LL Journal Presentation on May 12

The Journal’s presentation will be followed by an end-of-the-semester reception.

This event is free and open to the public.


26
Feb 17

Call for Papers: LL Journal’s Vol. 12, No. 1

Updated! The editors of the LL Journal have extended the deadline for submissions to March 25, 2017!

The LL Journal is a publication of the students of the Hispanic and Luso-Brazilian Literatures and Languages PhD program at the Graduate Center, CUNY. Find out more about the LL Journal and browse their most recent issue (Vol. 11, No. 2) and archives on their Commons site.

 

Recibimos trabajos originales en español, inglés o portugués, sobre literatura, estudios culturales, visuales y de género, lingüística teórica y sociolingüística que se relacionen con los mundos hispanos y luso-brasileños.

Envíos a lljournal[dot]cuny[at]gmail[dot]com.

And be sure to check out the LL Journal on Facebook and Twitter!


19
Dec 16

The HLBLL Holiday Gift Guide

Looking for the perfect last-minute gift for your friends or your family? This season, choose from one of three new publications featuring the outstanding scholarship and hard work of the HLBLL community, and give them the gift of erudition.

LL Journal's Editorial Illustration by Belén Paredes.

LL Journal’s Editorial Illustration by Belén Paredes.

What: The LL Journal (Volume 11, Number 2)

The details: The LL Journal is a publication of the students of the PhD program in Hispanic and Luso-Brazilian Literatures and Languages featuring scholarly articles, interviews, and reviews from the realms of Hispanic and Luso-Brazilian studies on topics ranging from applied linguistics to literature to the visual arts. Recently, the LL Journal has included a section devoted to original creative works.

This issue of the LL Journal includes the work of three HLBLL students: Lorena Paz López published a review of Museo del consumo. Archivos de la cultura de masas en Argentina by Graciela Montaldo; Natalia Castro’s review of Space and the Memories of Violence. Landscapes of Erasure, Disappearance and Exception edited by Estela Schindel and Pamela Colombo is also available; and Ernesto Cuba logs an interview with Mariel Acosta titled “Agitando lo cotidiano. Una conversación sobre el desafío Ⓐnarquista frente al sexismo en el lenguaje.”

The best part? The LL Journal is completely open access, meaning that its excellent scholarship is available for free!

 

screen-shot-2016-12-10-at-10-11-26-pmWhat: Dramatized Societies: Quality Television in Spain and Mexico, by Paul Julian Smith

The details: HLBLL’s distinguished professor and prolific scholar, Dr. Paul Julian Smith, studies television series from the past decade–from Spain’s Física o química to Mexico’s XY–as a lens for understanding the two countries’ national narratives.

Now available: Dramatized Societies is available in hard cover from Oxford University Press (US) or Liverpool University Press (UK).

Filosofia y culturas hispanicasWhatFilosofía y culturas hispánicas: nuevas perspectivas, edited by Nuria Morgado and Rolando Pérez.

The details: This new book is not only edited by two Graduate Center professors (Nuria Morgado, College of Staten Island and the Graduate Center; Rolando Pérez, Hunter College and the Graduate Center), but the publication also contains chapters by several others from the Graduate Center community:

Professor Linda Martín Alcoff (Philosophy, Women’s Studies; Hunter College and the Graduate Center)
Professor William Childers (Brooklyn College and the Graduate Center)
Professor Silvia Dapía (John Jay College and the Graduate Center
HLBLL alumnus Dr. Adrián Izquierdo (Hunter College)
HLBLL alumnus Dr. José Antonio Losada-Montero (Southwest Minnesota State University)
our most recent HLBLL alumna–who defended her dissertation last month!–Dr. Laura Sández
HLBLL alumnus Dr. Marcos Wasem (Purdue University)
and Professor Oswaldo Zavala (College of Staten Island and the Graduate Center)

Now available: Filosofía y culturas hispánicas: nuevas perspectivas was published last month and is now available on Amazon.


02
Dec 16

LL Journal New Issue Presentation & End-of-Semester Party

Join us for the launch of another issue of the LL Journal (Volume 11, Number 2) and celebrate the hard work and accomplishments of the Journal‘s editors: students in the PhD program in Hispanic and Luso-Brazilian Literatures and Langauges.

Following the journal launch, stay and discover why HLBLL students are the most satisfied with the social life of their PhD program of all the students at the Graduate Center. Our end-of-the semester party with food, drinks, music, and dancing, will continue until the building closes at 10pm!

HLBLL holiday party

 


18
Sep 16

CFP: LL Journal’s Volume 11, Number 2

Call for Papers: LL Journal’s Volume 11, Number 2

Deadline for submission: October 3, 2016

The LL Journal is a publication of the students of the Hispanic and Luso-Brazilian Literatures and Languages PhD program at the Graduate Center, CUNY. Find out more about the LL Journal and browse their most recent issue (Vol. 11, No. 1) and archives on their Commons site.

ll-journal-fall-16-cfp

 

LL Journal recibe trabajos originales, escritos en español, inglés o portugués, sobre literatura, estudios culturales, visuales y de género, lingüística teórica y sociolingüística, que se relacionen con los mundos hispanos y luso-brasileños.

Para nuestra sección temática recibimos artículos, piezas de creación (narrativa y poesía), entrevistas y reseñas bajo el lema: “¿Post?nación: identidades, fracturas y desplazamientos.”

Todos los trabajos deberán respetar las orientaciones propuestas en las Directrices para autores y se enviarán al siguiente correo electrónico: lljournal [dot] cuny [at] gmail [dot] com.

Para mantener el anonimato durante el proceso de selección, se requiere indicar los datos personales en el cuerpo del correo electrónico y no en el archivo adjunto que contiene el artículo. Los autores seleccionados serán notificados en un plazo no mayor a dos meses.

LL Journal es una publicación coordinada por las y los estudiantes del Programa Doctoral de Lenguas y Literaturas Hispánicas y Luso-Brasileñas. CUNY, The Graduate Center, Nueva York.


13
May 16

HLBLL: Presentation of the LL Journal, Vol. 11, No. 1

Join the editoral team, contributors, and program students and faculty for
the presentation of the

LL Journal
Volume 11, Number 1

Call for Papers for Vol. 11, No. 1 (Deadline is March 13, 2016)

Find out more about the LL Journal and browse their archives of years of excellent scholarly and creative contributions on their website.

This event is free and open to the public.

The presentation of the Journal will be followed by an end-of-the-year party.

 

 


10
May 16

This Friday: Presentation of Los Bárbaros 7 and Launch of the LL Journal!

This Friday!

Presentation of Los Bárbaros 7

and

Launch of the new LL Journal, Vol. 11, No. 1

The PhD Program in Hispanic and Luso-Brazilian Literatures and Languages invites you for an afternoon and evening of language and literature launches and celebrations this Friday, May 13th, in our lounge (room 4116)

Los Bárbaros 7At 5:00, we welcome founders, editors, and contributors to the literary magazine Los Bárbaros as they launch the 7th edition, specializing in science fiction and fantasy writing. Los Bárbaros 7 is a project very much dependent on the various talents of student in the HLBLL program, including Alexis Izaguirre, Sara Cordón, Mariana Graciano, and, of course, Ulises Gonzales.

Additional reading/listening: Pliego Suelto‘s PDF of the first three numbers of Los Bárbaros; La trova neoyorquina podcast featuring Ulises Gonzales and Sara Cordón, along with Los Bárbaros contributor Mayte López.

LL Journal LogoAt 6:00, we launch the LL Journal, Vol. 11, No. 1! The LL Journal is a multi-disciplinary, open-access, electronic journal dedicated to the investigation of various realms of Hispanic and Luso-Brazilian studies including literature, language, and culture. A collaboration of HLBLL’s students as editors, readers, and designers, the LL Journal has contributors from all over the world and invites us all to engage in reflection and discussion. Recent numbers of the LL Journal also include a creative writing section.

Additional reading: All previous LL Journals are open access and available online in their archives!

 

After the launch, please join us for the best end-of-the-year party at the Graduate Center, the envy of all other programs.

HLBLL holiday party

 


09
Feb 16

CFP: LL Journal’s Vol. 11, No. 1

Call for Papers: LL Journal’s Volume 11, Number 1

Deadline for submission: March 13, 2016

The information below was provided by the editorial team of the LL Journal, a publication of the students of the Hispanic and Luso-Brazilian Literatures and Languages PhD program at the Graduate Center, CUNY. Find out more about the LL Journal and browse their most recent issue (Vol. 10, No. 1) and archives on their Commons site.

LL Journal CFP Spring 2016

LL Journal los invita a colaborar en su nuevo número (mayo 2016). Requerimos artículos sobre literatura, estudios culturales y de género, lingüística aplicada, lingüística teórica y sociolingüística, que se encuentren en estrecha relación con los mundos hispanos y luso- brasileños. Este número contará con una sección especial (Boundaries) en torno a las nociones de margen, liminalidad, periferia y descentramiento. Los animamos a que envíen artículos vinculados a esta línea de reflexión, pero recordamos que la temática de la revista es siempre abierta.

Todos los trabajos deberán respetar las orientaciones propuestas en las Directrices para autores y se enviarán al siguiente correo electrónico: lljournal [dot] cuny [at] gmail [dot] com.

Para mantener el anonimato durante el proceso de selección, se requiere indicar los datos personales en el cuerpo del correo electrónico y no en el archivo adjunto que contiene el artículo. Los autores seleccionados serán notificados en un plazo no mayor a dos meses.

LL Journal es una publicación coordinada por las y los estudiantes del Programa Doctoral de Lenguas y Literaturas Hispánicas y Luso-Brasileñas. CUNY, The Graduate Center, Nueva York.

 


11
Dec 15

HLBLL: Presentation of the LL Journal and End-of-Semester Reception

Your anticipation is growing but the wait is almost over!

On Friday, December 11th, 2015, the editors of the LL Journal will present Volume 10, No. 2!

The launch will be followed by the best program reception in the Graduate Center, judging by user satisfaction and Facility requests for wine stains on the carpet.

As always, a big thank you and congratulations to the LL Journal‘s contributors, editors, and the tireless work of the managing editors.

Check out the LL Journal‘s site on the Academic Commons. Once the new issue has gone live, it will be available there.

 

This event is free and open to the public.

 


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