Ramón Iglesia

Fellow: Awarded 1943

Field of Study: Iberian and Latin American History

Fellow: Awarded 1945

Field of Study: Iberian and Latin American History

Competition: Latin America & Caribbean

Born: 07-03-1905

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1943–44:

Latin American Exchange Fellows, 1943:

Appointed from Mexico:

IGLESIA, RAMÓN.  Appointed for a study of Mexican historiography in the 16th century; tenure, twelve months from March 10, 1944.

Born July 3, 1905, Santiago, Spain.  Education:  Central University of Madrid, Ph.D., 1926.

Assistant, 1925–26, Centro de Estudios Históricos, Madrid; Collaborator, 1939—, College of Mexico; Visiting Teacher of Spanish, 1941, University of California.

Publications:  Cronistas e Historiadores de la Conquista de México, 1942. Editor of Baraja de Crónicas Castellanas del Siglo XIV, 1940; El Victorial, Crónica de don Pero Niño, 1940; Bernal Díaz del Castillo: Historia Verdadera de la conquista de la Nueva España, 1943; El hombre Colón y otros ensayos, 1944. Articles in Revista de Occidente, Tiempo, Educación y Cultura, Filosofía y Letras, Cuadernos Americanos.