Scott Raines

College of Liberal Arts & Sciences - Spanish and Portuguese
Ph.D. Student
Advisor: Robert Bayliss
Primary office:
Wescoe Hall 2038
University of Kansas
Lawrence, KS


Scott Raines is from Lehi, Utah. He is a Ph.D. student in the Department of Spanish & Portuguese. Scott graduated from Brigham Young University with a B.A. in Spanish (minors in Portuguese and Global Business/Literacy) in 2017 and with a M.A. in Hispanic Literatures in 2019. He wrote his thesis on Don Quixote under the direction of Dr. John R. Rosenberg. 


Teaching Interests

  • Interdisciplinary Cultural Learning
  • Transatlantic Perspectives
  • Digital Social Reading

Research Interests

  • Early Modern Spain and Portugal
  • Baroque Painting and Art History
  • Latin American Neo-Baroque
  • Music and Literature
  • Empathy and Literature

Selected Publications

“El desdoblamiento de los autores masculinos y femeninos del Siglo de Oro.” Entremundos, Student Journal of Luso and Hispanic Languages and Cultures (2017).

Summer 2020 Online Classes

Fall 2020 Online Classes

Fall 2020 Portuguese Classes



2020 Graduation and Honors Recognition Ceremony

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