Degrees Granted (HLL) 1952-1980

The following table lists chronologically Ph.D. Degrees in Spanish & Portuguese conferred from 1952 to 1980 (** after title indicates that a copy is on file in the Departmental Library, 5125 Dwinelle).

YEARNAMEDISSERTATION TITLEDIRECTOR
1952Ellison, Fred PittmanThe Novel of Brazil’s NortheastTorres-Rioseco
1952García-Girón, EdmundoThe Adjective: A Contribution to the Study of Modernist Poetic DictionMontesinos
1952Ross, CeciliaLope de Vega, La hermosa Ester: An Edition with Introduction and NotesMontesinos
1952Seamans, Theodore EugeneAn Author-Theme Index to the Works of Juan ValeraMontesinos
1953Estermann, HannahLuis Quiñones de Benavente: His Technique of the InterludeMontesinos
1953Keller, Daniel SchneckEarly Modernist Literary Theories in SpanishTorres-Rioseco
1953Schade, George Dewey, Jr.Classical Mythology in the Modernista Poetry of Spanish AmericaTorres-Rioseco
1954McCullough, Joe ThompsonThe Spanish of Antioquian Oriente (Colombia)Kany
1955Chadwick, John RouseMain Currents in the Venezuelan Novel from Romero García to GallegosTorres-Rioseco
1955Markrich, William L.The Viaje de Turquía: A Study of its Sources, Authorship, and Historical BackgroundMontesinos
1956Arriola, Paul ManuelThe Viaje a Jerusalem: A Contribution to the study of Spanish Travel LiteratureMontesinos
1956Bary, David AlanThe Poetry of Vicente HuidobroTorres-Rioseco
1956Polt, John Herman RichardEduardo Mallea and the Contemporary Argentine NovelTorres-Rioseco
1956Reynolds, John JosephA Study and Critical Edition of Tirso de Molina’s El condenado por desconfiadoMontesinos
1956Rivas, Enrique Manuel deLa obra de Enrique de MesaMontesinos
1956Very, Francis GeorgeThe Corpus Christi Procession in Spain: A Literary and Folkloric StudyMontesinos
1957Anderson, Robert RolandA Study of the Theory of the Novel in Representative Spanish-American AuthorsTorres-Rioseco
1957Gramberg, Eduard JohannesEl humorismo de Leopoldo Alas, “Clarín”Montesinos
1957Zeidner, Betty J.Cervantine Aspects of the Novelistic Art of Benito Pérez GaldósMontesinos
1958Holton, James StaffordThe Evolution of Attitudes Toward the Social Classes in the Chilean NovelTorres-Rioseco
1960Allen, Rupert Clyde Jr.Structure in the Poetry of Antonio MachadoTorres-Rioseco
1960Otero, Carlos PeregrínLa poesía de Luis CernudaTorres-Rioseco
1961Wing, George GordonOctavio Paz: Poetry, Politics, and the Myth of the MexicanTorres-Rioseco
1961Campbell, Brenton KayThe Literary Themes of Ramón Pérez de AyalaMorby
1961Giles, Mary Elizabeth GottinbergDescriptive Artistry in the Novels of Emilia Pardo BazánMontesinos
1961Schwartz, Rosalind J.El Cancionero Manuscrito 3168 de la Biblioteca Nacional (siglo XVI)Rodríguez-Moñino
1962Lozada, Alfredo RuizContribución al estudio crítico de Residencia en la tierra de Pablo NerudaShadi
1962Scott, Joseph ReidRelativism: The Key to the Dramatic Art of Jacinto BenaventeShadi
1962Lozano, CarlosRubén Darío in Spain: 1892-1916Torres-Rioseco
1963Scari, Robert MarioLa formación literaria de LugonesTorres-Rioseco
1963Askins, Arthur LeeA Critical Edition and Study of the Cancioneiro de Evora in Manuscript CXIV/1-17, of the Public Library of Evora, PortugalMonguió
1963Randolph, Donald AllenEugenio de Ochoa y el romanticismo españolMonguió
1964Boarino, Gerald LouisAlonso de Cartagena’s Doctrinal de los Caballeros: Text, Tradition, and SourcesDel Piero
1964Ezcurdia, Manuel deLa aparición del grupo “Contemporáneos” en la poesía y en la crítica mexicanas, 1920-1931Alegría
1964Urbistondo, VicenteManifestaciones naturalistas en la novela chilena: D’Halmar, Orrego Luco, y Edwards BelloTorres-Rioseco
1964Bryant, William C.Lucas Fernández and the Early Spanish DramaShadi
1964Smith, Paul ClarenceVicente Blasco Ibáñez: A Critical Survey of the Novels from 1894-1909Montesinos
1965Koldewyn, Phillip YoungAlfonso Reyes as a Critic of Peninsular Spanish LiteratureTorres-Rioseco
1965Gericke, Philip OttoThe Invencionario of Alfonso de Toledo: Edition, with Introductory Study and NotesDel Piero
1965Meinhardt, Warren LeeThe Mexican Indianist Novel: 1910-1960Torres-Rioseco
1965Vranich, StankoDon Juan de Arguijo (1567-1622): Su VidaMonguió
1966Hammarstrand, Robert EdwardThe Comic Spirit in the Plays of Enrique Jardiel PoncelaShadi
1966Mortenson, Barbara JeanneThe Lyrical Elements in Spanish Balladry from 1580 to 1650Montesinos
1967Anderson, James AnthonyJuan del Encina: Aesthetics of His PoetryMonguió
1967García-Castañeda, SalvadorLas ideas literarias en España entre 1840 y 1850Montesinos
1967Weeter, Raymond DavisThe Modern Novel of the City in MexicoTorres-Rioseco
1969MacDonald, James KelvinMotivos autóctonos en el pensamiento ensayístico de México en el siglo XXMonguió
1969Fainberg, Louise Olga“Tratado sobre el título de Duque,” Ms. del siglo XV, inédito, atribuido a Juan de Mena. Edición crítica y estudio lingüístico y literarioRodríguez-Moñino
1969Gomez, Valerie MassonThe Origin of capítulo as a Metric Term, and its use in the poetry of Italy, Spain, and PortugalShadi
1970Randolph, Julian F.Vida y obra de Pedro Liñán de Riaza (2 vols.)Rodríguez-Moñino
1970García-Pandavenes, ElsaEl Censor (1781-1787): A Study of an Essay Periodical of the Spanish EnlightenmentMontesinos
1971Brodey, VivanaThe Coplas de Mingo Revulgo: edición paleográfica y estudio en presencia de los siete manuscritos conocidosAskins
1971Miller, Norman CurtisAn Analysis of Federico García Lorca’s Poema del cante jondoShadi
1972Hollingsworth, CharlesThe Development of Literary Theory in Cuba, 1958-1968Monguió
1972Bellver, Catherine G.The Poetic World of Juan José Domenchina (1898-1969)Monguió
1972Bremermann, María IsabelIdeas literarias en España de 1850 a 1860Monguió
1973Alvarez, Nicolás EmilioLa obra literaria de Jorge Mañach (1898-1961)Monguió
1973Dimitriou, Agnes LiakosSalvador Bermúdez de Castro en el romanticismo españolMonguió
1973Marianella, Conchita HerdmanA Study of the “Doña Rodríguez” Episode of Don Quijote, Part II (1615) as Part of the Larger Theme of Dueñas and DoncellasMonguió
1973Miller, Beth KurtiJaime Torres Bodet’s constructive poetry: a study of Cripta and its contextsMonguió
1974Imes, Marilyn MaridythShort Stories of Angel de Campo (“Micros”): A Critical EvaluationChapman
1974Norden, Ernest ElwoodThe Development of Imagery and Symbol in the Works of Gabriel MiróMorby
1974Benmayor, RinaRomances judeo-españoles de Oriente recogidos en la costa occidental de los Estados UnidosAskins
1975Lekatis, NikolaosPredictions and Omens in CalderónMorby
1975Sylvester, NigelThe life and Poetical Works of Jorge Cuesta (Mexico, 1903-1942)Monguió
1975Cozad, Mary LeeAn Annotated Edition of a Sixteenth Century Novel of Chivalry: Damasio de Frías y Balboa’s Lidamarte de Armenia; with introductory study (4 vols.)Askins
1976Carpenter, Dwayne EugeneBiblical Elements in the Libro de buen amorShadi
1976Mauleón, Judith HoslerEl Romancero de Barcelona (Ms. 125 de la Biblioteca Universitaria de Barcelona), Edición y EstudioAskins
1977Black, Robert GreenoughThe Fifteenth Century Spanish Cancionero Ms. Esp. 226 of the Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris (Edition and Study)Askins
1977Greco, Mary ElizabethLuis Hurtado de Toledo: A Bibliographical- Critical Study and an Edition of his Trecientas en Defensa de illustres mugeresMorby
1977Smith, Richard TaylorThe Patinuples, Conde de Bles. A Bibliographical and Critical Study of the Earliest Known Edition, Its Sources and Later Structural ModificationsAskins
1977Teleki, Beatriz EggersLa poesía argentina de Evaristo CarriegoMonguió
1978Boulware-Miller, PatriciaNature in Three Negrista Poets: Nicolás Guillén, Emilio Ballagas and Luis Palés MatosChapman
1978Bergquist, InésEl narrador en la novela histórica española de la época románticaPolt
1978Geist, AnthonyLa poética de la Generación del 27 y las revistas literarias: De la vanguardia al compromiso (1918-1936)Monguió
1978Vegas-García, María IreneSobre la estructura del lenguaje poético de César Vallejo en TrilceMonguió
1979Ramírez, Frank AnthonyTratado de la comunidad (Biblioteca de El Escorial Ms. S-11-8)Walsh
1979Riss, Barbara AnnPero Díaz de Toledo’s Proverbios de Séneca: An Annotated Edition of Ms. S-II-10 of the Escorial LibraryWalsh
1979Rubio de la Llave, CarlosLectura semántica de La CelestinaFaulhaber
1979Urbina, EduardoSancho Panza ‘escudero sin par,’ Parodia y creación en Don Quijote (1605-1615)Murillo
1979González, Bernardo AntonioThe Evolution of Juan Goytisolo’s Narrative Technique: Time, Character, and Point of ViewDougherty
1979Handy, OtisThe Spanish American décima and Nicomedes Santa CruzDurand
1980Beane, Carol AnneThe Characterization of Blacks and Mulattoes in Selected Novels from Colombia, Venezuela, Ecuador, and PeruChapman
1980Rivkin, Laura MadelaineEclectic Naturalism in the Novels of Leopoldo Alas, “Clarín” (2 vols.)Polt