On Nov. 17 at 3:00, the Dept. of Spanish and Portuguese invites you to a talk by Prof. Miguel Martínez (University of Chicago) who will speak about Román Ramírez, a Morisco farmhand who memorized books of chivalry, recited them as an itinerant performer, was processed by the Inquisition, and led an altogether extraordinary life. The talk is in Spanish.
Title: “Los heroes del común: El pueblo y los libros de caballerías en la España del siglo XVI.”
Speaker: Prof. Miguel Martínez (University of Chicago)
Where: Olson 53a
When: Friday, Nov. 17 at 3:00
We hope to see you there!