Victor N Cervantes


Position Title
Graduate Student in Spanish


Education and Degree(s)

B.A. Psychology, California State University, Northridge
M.A. Spanish, California State University, Northridge
Ph.D. Candidate (Degree expected June 2020 UC Davis)

Research Interests

Early Modern Spanish Literature with emphasis in Prose fiction, Esoteric and Occult Philosophy, Transatlantic Studies, Portuguese Lanuage


Cervantes Society of America (CSA)
American Association of Teacher of Spanish and Portuguese (AATSP)
American Organization of Teachers of Portuguese (AOTP)

CELPR-BRAS: Certificate of Portuguese Proficiency

Committee work and Projects:
La Poltrona, Golden Age Theater (Podcast) and preparation of classroom activities and materials
La Poltrona, Golden Age Theater, Production of El animal de Hungria
Samuel Armistead Graduate Student Colloquium

Selected Publications

Co-author with Dr. John Slater of Book Review, Nadeau Carolyn A. Food Matters: Alonso Quijano’s Diet and the Discourse of Food in Early Modern Spain. Toronto: U of Toronto P, 2016. 306 pp. ISBN: 978-14-4263-730-6. Hispanófila (2019)

Honors and Awards

Silverman Fellowship Recipient 2018, 2019

Course Taught

SPA 1, 2, 3, 21, 22, 23, 100, 2V, 3V, 21V