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Resource Guide:
Spanish American Literature

Sample Call Numbers

Topic Call Number
Spanish literature PQ 6001-8929
Spanish PoetryPQ 6075-6098
Spanish literature Modern PQ (6061)-6073
Individual authors and works to 1700PQ 6271-6498
Spanish America literaturePQ 7081-8560

Sample Subject Headings

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  • Spanish literature
  • Cuban American literature (Spanish)
  • Hispanic American literature (Spanish)
  • Puerto Rican literature
  • Spanish poetry
  • Spanish fiction
  • Juana Inés de la Cruz, Sister, 1651-1695,.

Sample Materials at Von Canon Library

Title Call Number
Sor JuanaPQ 7296 .J6 Z72513 1988
Sor Juana's Love PoemseBook
The Three Secular Plays of Sor Juana Inés De La Cruz : A Critical StudyeBook
Garcilaso Inca de la Vega : an American humanist : a tribute to José DurandF 3444 .G3 G37 1998
Comentarios realesPQ 6672 .G37 C66 2008
Reflections on Spanish-American poetryPQ 7081 .C29713
Visions of Empire in Colonial Spanish American Ekphrastic WritingeBook
Early Spanish American narrativePQ 7082 .L523 2004
Colonial Latin American Literature: A Very Short IntroductioneBook
Identity in Latin American and Latina Literature : The Struggle to Self-Define In a Global Era Where Space, Capitalism, and Power RuleeBook
Western Cultural Symbols in Latin American and Chicano Literature : An Historical and Semiotic AnalysiseBook
Twentieth-century Latin American poetry : a bilingual anthologyPQ 7087 .E5 T94 1996
Aesthetics of equilibrium : the vanguard poetics of Vicente Huidobro and Mario de AndradPQ 8097 .H8 Z955 2006

Research Databases

Relevant Journals and Magazines

  • Foro Hispanico: Revista Hispanica de los Paises Bajos
  • Hispanófila
  • Journal of Iberian & Latin American Studies
  • Revista de crítica literaria latinoamericana
  • Hispanic poetry review

These are just examples. To find more, or to look for a specific journal or periodical, search our Journals.

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