Hispanic Literature Symposium Brings International Scholars to CSU Dominguez Hills

Benito Gomez, associate professor of modern languages and event organizer, welcomes guests to the 37th International Symposium of Hispanic Literature

Editor's Note: This article from March 5 has been updated to include a brief slideshow of photos from the symposium [satellite auto="undefined" thumbs="off"] More than 120 authors and Spanish literature experts from throughout the U.S. and other countries, including Brazil, Canada, Cuba, Iran, … [Read more...]

International Symposium of Spanish Literature Honors Writer Rima de Vallbona

The 34th International Symposium of Spanish Literature at CSU Dominguez Hills honors novelist Rima de Vallbona. Courtesy of the College of Arts and Humanities

The California State University, Dominguez Hills Department of Modern Languages will host the 34th International Symposium of Spanish Literature on March 10 and 11, in the Loker Student Union. The symposium is free and open to the public. The symposium, conducted mostly in Spanish and … [Read more...]

CSU Dominguez Hills Hosts Second Annual Latin American Film Festival

"La teta asustada" (The Milk of Sorrow) is featured in the 2011 Latin American Film Festival at CSU Dominguez Hills.

The California State University, Dominguez Hills Department of Modern Languages is pleased to present its second annual Latin American Film Festival, which will air seven feature-length films and one short film over four days, Feb. 17 and 22, and March 1 and 3, in the Loker Student Union. The … [Read more...]

Daniel Cano: Alumnus Wins International Latino Book Award

Daniel Cano

According to Daniel Cano (Class of ’77, B.A., English; ’84, M.A., Spanish), all one needed to make it as a journalist in 1920s Los Angeles was the ability to read and write, and a good mentor. In Cano’s case, all that was needed to become an award-winning novelist was his desire to become a … [Read more...]

Retrospective Exhibition Celebrates Art, Life and Legacy Of Former CSU Dominguez Hills Professor

Winston Hewitt at Work

WHAT: "Winston Hewitt: A Retrospective Exhibition of his Paintings and Prints” WHEN: November 10 – December 8; opening reception, Nov. 10, from 5:30-7:30 p.m.; Winston Hewitt Art and Design Scholarship ceremony, 6:00 p.m WHERE: University Gallery, LaCorte Hall A107, CSU Dominguez … [Read more...]

Spanish Author Victor Fuentes Visits CSU Dominguez Hills

Victor Fuentes

As part of the “Hispanic Authors Writing in the USA: A Conversation with the Author” series presented by the Department of Modern Languages, Spanish author Victor Fuentes visited California State University, Dominguez Hills to discuss his novel “Morir en Isla Vista (To Die on Vista Island)” which … [Read more...]