Department of Modern Languages

Cervantes Symposium

13th Annual Chicago Cervantes Symposium

Friday, April 26, 2013
8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Instituto Cervantes of Chicago
31 W. Ohio Street
Chicago, Illinois

This year the Chicago Cervantes Symposium is hosted by the Instituto Cervantes and sponsored by The Cervantes Society of America, The Newberry Center for Renaissance Studies and DePaul University.

Organized by Charles Ganelin, Miami University

Keynote address: “Cervantes and the Invention of Fiction”
by William Egginton, Johns Hopkins University

2013 Cervantes Symposium Program 

This event is free and open to the public, but registration in advance is required. To register, please contact Glen Carman, DePaul University (

The Annual Chicago Cervantes Symposium currently alternates between the Newberry Library and the Instituto Cervantes of Chicago. From 2001 to 20120 the symposium met annually at the Newberry Library.

Past Cervantes Symposia
2011 Cervantes Symposium Program