Encyclopedia of Latin American History and Culture
Call Number: Ref. F1406 .E53 2008 6 vols.
A comprehensive, multidisciplinary view of history and culture from prehistoric times to the present.
Encyclopedia of Mexico: History, Society, & Culture
Call Number: Ref. F 1210 .E63 1997 2 vols.
Data on historical figures and events.
Cambridge History of Latin America
Call Number: Ref. F 1410 .C1834 1984-2008 11 vols.
A panorama of Latin American history from its beginning to the present.
Call Number: Ref. DP 99 .M33 2003
A thousand articles about people, events, works, and institutions from the fall of the Roman Empire to the aftermath of the Reconquista.
Encyclopedia of Latin American Politics
Call Number: Ref. F 1410 .E56 2002
A country by country look at political history and key personalities.
Mexican Political Biographies, 1935-1993
Call Number: Ref. F 1235.5 A2 C35 1995
Brief biographies of public figures prominent in Mexican political life.
Modern Latin-American Fiction Writers. Second Series
Call Number: Ref. PS 221 .D5 v.145
Publication Date: 1994
Twentieth-century Spanish poets. Second Series
Call Number: Ref. PS 221 .D5 v.134
Publication Date: 1993
Profiles more than thirty Spanish poets of the twentieth century, presenting primary and secondary bibliographies and illustrated biographical essays that chronicle each writer's career in detail.
Dictionary of Literary Biography
The two volumes above are from this series. Other CLICnet libraries have 5 or 6 other volumes related to Spanish. Search for books and request them, or for the online copy, go to Macalester.
Modern Latin American Literature
Call Number: Ref. PQ 7081 .F63 1975 2 vols.
Part of the Library of Literary Criticism, these volumes compile international critical commentary, half translated from the Spanish, half written in English.
Contemporary Authors (New Revision Series)
Call Number: Z 1224 C62 vols. 1-130, 1962-2005
In these two series, find detailed biographical information, lists of works, and citations for further readings about modern authors, including those active prior to 1960. Ask a librarian how to use the index.
Call Number: Z 1224 C6 vols. 1-225, 1962-2004
In these two series, find detailed biographical information, lists of works, and citations for further readings about modern authors, including those active prior to 1960. Ask a librarian how to use the index volume.
Latin American Writers
Call Number: Ref. PQ 7081 .A1 L37 1989 4 vols.
A panoramic view of Latin American literary history from the colonial period to the present.
Spanish American Authors: the Twentieth Century
Call Number: Ref. PQ 7081.3 F57 1992
330 of the major novelists and poets from Puerto Rico, the Caribbean, and Central and South America. Articles include extensive bibliographies of related resources.
Call Number: Ref. PQ 7081.3 .H58 1991
400 twentieth-century Hispanic writers
Encyclopedia of Latin American Literature
Call Number: Ref. PQ 7081 A. E56 1997
Writers, works, and topics.