Dr Azariah Alfante

  • Lecturer (Hispanic) (Hispanic Studies)

email: Azariah.Alfante@glasgow.ac.uk

School of Modern Languages and Cultures, Hetherington Building, Room 220A, University of Glasgow, Bute Gardens, Glasgow, G12 8RS

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Azariah Elikah Quintana Alfante obtained her doctorate in Spanish at the University of Auckland, New Zealand, in 2021. She joined the University of Glasgow in 2023.

Research interests

  • 19th-century Spanish cultural studies
  • 19th and 20th-century Hispano-Philippine cultural studies
  • memory
  • ecclesiastical history and patrimony
  • secularisation
  • anticlericalism
  • education and the religious orders in colonial Philippines (Spanish and American)


Selected publications

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Dame Joan Metge & Emeritus Professor Dame Charmian J O'Connor Post-Doctoral Research Award (Kate Edger Educational Charitable Trust), 2023.


Spanish Language 1 (Non-Beginners) HISP009 (Course Convenor, 2024)

Spanish Culture 1 (Non-Beginners) HISP1007

Spanish Culture 2 HISP2010

Spanish Honours Written Language (Junior) HISP4089

Senior Honours Dissertations

Additional information



Scholarly Associations/Research Groups

  • Asociación Española de Historia Religiosa Contemporánea (AEHRC)
  • Asociación Internacional de Galdosistas (AIG)
  • The Association for Spanish and Portuguese Historical Studies (ASPHS)
  • International Scholars of the History of Women Religious Association (ISHWRA)
  • Modern Language Association (MLA)
  • Rethinking the Secular

Administrative Role

SMLC Exams and Assessment Officer