Spanish, Portuguese and Latin American Studies
A research area within the School of Languages, Cultures and Societies
Spanish, Portuguese and Latin American 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.
Research centres and networks
Language at Leeds
Language at Leeds brings together professionals within the University involved in the study of language, connecting individuals and groups to support research across various disciplines. The central tenet of the centre is an interdisciplinary approach to addressing and understanding issues relating to language, linguistics and communication.