Leonardo de Oliveira Silva

leonardo de oliveira silva

Position Title
Graduate Student in Spanish, Associate in Spanish

616 Sproul Hall
Bio

PROFILE

Leonardo Silva is a Ph.D. student at UC Davis. His major research interest is the relationship between History and Literature, focusing on war and political issues in 19th-century Latin America.
 

EDUCATION AND DEGREE(S)

  • M.A. in Brazilian Literature, University of São Paulo
  • B.A. in Portuguese Language and Literatures and B.A. in Linguistics, University of São Paulo
     

RESEARCH INTEREST(S)

  • 19th-century Latin-American Literature
  • 20th-century Latin-American Literature
  • Literature and History
  • Literature and War
  • Critical Theory
     

HONORS AND AWARDS

  • Provost's Fellowship (2015-2016)
  • Fundação de Amparo à Pesquisa do Estado de São Paulo – M.A. grant