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La familia en la literatura del Siglo de Oro (Panel, NeMLA 2022, Baltimore March 10-13)

Chair: Ignacio D. Arellano-Torres

Deadline: 30 Septiembre, 2021

El presente panel tiene como objetivo analizar las poéticas y políticas de la familia en la literatura. El panel está abierto a propuestas relacionadas con los estudios de la temprana modernidad en la literatura hispánica (siglos XVI-XVII). Se aceptarán propuestas en inglés y español.

NEW BOOK: Ḍān Kvikṣoṭaḥ (Don Quixote in Sanskrit)

Dear H-Cervantes members, it is my great pleasure to announce the recent publication of the following partial Sanskrit translation of Cervantes's classic: डान् क्विक्षोटः Don Quixote (Chapters I.2, I.3, I.8, I.10, I.16, I.17, I.18 & I.23) By Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra Translated from English into Sanskrit by Jagaddhar Zadoo & Nityanand Shastri Introduced and edited by Dragomir Dimitrov With a reprint of the English translation by Charles Jarvis and An audio recording of the Sanskrit text by Shrikant Bahulkar Pune 2019 Pune Indological Series, vol. III Hardcover, cx, 292 pp.