Welcome to H-Cervantes, a member of H-Net Humanities & Social Sciences Online. H-Cervantes is a network for scholars and professionals active in studies related to Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra. It encourages scholarly exchanges on all aspects of the author, his works, his circle, his times, and scholarship on the era, and welcomes participation by scholars/specialists from all disciplines.

Note: No known portrait of Miguel de Cervantes exists; all images purported to be of him, both on this page and elsewhere, are merely artistic recreations.

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Fulbright Opportunities in Spain

Dear H-Net colleagues,

The Fulbright Scholar Program offers teaching, research or combination teaching and research awards in over 125 countries for the 2017-2018 academic year. Opportunities are available for college and university faculty and administrators as well as for professionals, artists, journalists, scientists, lawyers, independent scholars and many others. 

The 2017-2018 Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program offers numerous awards in Spain. Exciting award opportunities include, but are not limited to:

PAMLA Conference 2016 “The History of the Book”


PAMLA Conference 2016

“The History of the Book”



"The History of the Book" is an approved session focusing on the way in which books and other written texts (material, virtual) developed through the ages and also, on the cultural, economic and political role of books, libraries, archives and book collections in society.


Paper proposals are welcome on topics including but not limited to:

Tilting at Windmills: Cervantes ‘Meets’ Shakespeare 400 years on, 22nd April, Manchester, UK

See details of another forthcoming event in Manchester:
Tilting at Windmills: Cervantes ‘Meets’ Shakespeare 400 years on


Plenty of opportunities to enjoy this anniversary!

Idoya Puig

Dr Idoya Puig | Spanish | Department of Languages, Information & Communications
Manchester Metropolitan University