Spanish, Portuguese and Latin American

A research area within the School of Languages, Cultures and Societies

Spanish research group

Spanish research

Our research

We are an internationally renowned unit with research specialisms in a wide variety of disciplines in Spanish, Portuguese and Latin American Studies. Our research is broadly organised around thematic issues of film and visual culture, gender and sexuality, 'race' and marginalisation, regional and national identity, urban studies, digital humanities, environmental humanities and translation studies. We work on an interdisciplinary basis through history, social sciences, film and digital culture, cultural studies, language and literature.

Find out more about our research, impact and engagement.

Academic staff at the University of Leeds

Discover our subject specialists who lead our research - from postgraduate research students to internationally-renowned academic staff.

Research project work at Leeds.

Our research is often collaborative and has an international impact. Explore the outcomes of our past and present research projects associated with Spanish.