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David  Arbesu

David Arbesu

David Arbesu
Assistant Professor / Spanish Graduate Program Director

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Office: CPR 446
Phone: 813/974-3928
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David Arbesú is Assistant Professor of Spanish at USF, where he teaches courses on Medieval & Golden Age Spain, and Transatlantic Florida Studies. He holds a B.A. and M.A. in English Philology from the University of Oviedo, and a M.A. and Ph.D. in Spanish from the University of Massachusetts Amherst. He has published articles in journals such as La corónica, La perinola, Miríada Hispánica, Cervantes, Anuario de Estudios Americanos, Hispanófila, Tirant, Hispanic Journal, eHumanista, Bulletin of Spanish Studies, or Hispamérica, and is the author of three books: A study and edition of the Crónica de Flores y Blancaflor. (Tempe, AZ: MRTS, 2011), a verse translation of Don Juan Tenorio (Newark, DE: Juan de la Cuesta Hispanic Monographs, 2012), and a study and edition of Pedro Menéndez de Avilés and the Conquest of Florida: A New Manuscript (Gainesville, FL: UP of Florida, 2017). Additionally, he is the editor of Spain’s oldest translation of the Bible, the Fazienda de Ultramar (available on-line at www.lafaziendadeultramar.com), and he has recently been the guest editor of a volumen on Juan Pérez de Montalbán’s Obras completas (Kassel: Reichenberger, 2017), to which he also contributed an edition of Montalbán’s “Gravedad en Villaverde.” Arbesú is currently working on an edition of Lope de Vega’s “Las famosas asturianas” for the Parte dieciocho de comedias de Lope de Vega, edited by Prolope: Grupo de Investigación sobre Lope de Vega (Madrid, Gredos).

Current Courses

RefCourseSecCourse TitleCRDayTimeLocation
23898SPW 5388901Golden Age Poetry and Drama
3M5:00pm-7:45pm

CPR 353
16188SPW 6910001Directed Research
1-19

TBA 100
16532SPW 6971002Thesis: Master's
2-19

TBA 100