Cynthia Kauffeld's area of specialty is historical Spanish linguistics,
particularly early Andalusian Spanish and American Spanish of the colonial period.
Additional research interests include paleography and Spanish dialectology. 

Kauffeld has been teaching at Macalester since 2006. 

EDUCATION: Ph.D, University of Wisconsin-Madison 

Journal Articles

Books

Contributions to Books

Link

Textual Evidence of Seseo in Andalusian Texts (1324-1500), Two Generations. A Tribute to Lloyd A. Kasten (1905-1999) (2005)
 

Presentations

Editing the Residencia de Vázquez de Coronado (1544), 64th Annual Kentucky Foreign Language Conference (2011)
 

The Loss of -d- in the Old Spanish Second-Person-Plural Verb Endings -ades, -edes, -ides: A New Contribution, 45th International Congress on Medieval Studies, Western Michigan University (2010)
 

Resolving Scribal Variation in the Edition of Medieval Texts, 43rd International Congress on Medieval Studies, Western Michigan University (2008)