UCSB

text-only version


Faculty

Giorgio Perissinotto

Professor
Spanish and Portuguese Department
University of California, Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, CA 93106-4150

Email: giorgio@spanport.ucsb.edu

Areas of Interest

  • Hispanic linguistics: history of the language, dialectology, Mexican Spanish, California Spanish.

    Major Publications

  • Fonología del español hablado en la ciudad de México: ensayo de un método sociolingüístico (El Colegio de México, 1975)
  • Reconquista y literatura medieval: cuatro ensayos (Scripta Humanística, 1988)
  • Juan Suárez de Peralta Tratado del descubrimiento de las Yndias y su conquista (1589), Transcription, Preliminary Study and Notes by Giorgio Perissinotto (Alianza Editorial, 1990)
  • Linguistic Perspectives on the Romance Languages. William J. Ashby, Marianne Mithun, Giorgio Perissinotto, Eduardo Raposo, Eds. (John Benjamins, 1993)
  • Research in Humanities Computing, Editor (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1996)
  • Documenting Everyday Life in Early Spanish California: The Santa Barbara Presidio Memorias y Facturas, 1779-1810 (Santa Barbara Trust for Historic Preservation, 1998)
  • numerous articles on topics ranging from Medieval literature and historical linguistics to Mexican and United States Spanish.

    Current Research

  • Spanish and Mexican beginnings in California; A Bilingual Glossary of Material Culture: California and the Southwest in the Colonial Period.

  •  

    introduction | graduate program | undergraduate program | dissertations
    faculty | courses | events | research links | newsletter | contact information

    ©2004 Corinne Wieben