Dr Ofelia Ferran

Contact Me

ferra007@umn.edu
612-625-6883

Spanish and Portuguese Studies
203D Folwell Hall

9 Pleasant Street SE

Educational Background & Specialties

Specialties

  • autobiography
  • contemporary Spanish peninsular literature
  • contemporay Spanish women writers
  • exile literature
  • feminist theory
  • iterary theory and criticism
  • narrative constructions and representations of memory
Courses Taught
  • Span 3212 - Literary Discourses of Modern and Contemporary Spain (1800-Present)
  • Span 3212H - Honors: Literary Discourses of Modern and Contemporary Spain (1800-present)
  • Span 5111 - Contemporary Spanish Literature Since 1915
Publications
  • Review of Voices of Their Own: Contemporary Spanish Narrative by Women, by Elizabeth Ordóñez: Ferran, Ofelia, Letras Femeninas, 19(1-2) 161-63, 1993.
  • Ekfrasis y Exilio: dos versiones de 'un amor interrumpido': Ferran, Ofelia, Revista de Creación Literaria, 44(4-5) 211-223, 1994.
  • El largo viaje del exilio: Jorge Semprún El exilio literario español de 1939, Actas del Primer Congreso Internacional: Ferran, Ofelia, Manuel Aznar Soler, GEXEL, 107-115, 1998.
  • Cuatro años en Parí­s', de Victoria Kent: la 'doble voz' en la escritura femenina del exilio Literatura y cultura del exilio español de 1939 en Francia: Ferran, Ofelia, Manuel Aznar Soler. Salamanca: AEMIC-GEXEL, 485-96, 1998.
  • La escritura y la historia: Entrevista con Paloma Dí­az-Mas, 9 de diciembre, 1995: Ferran, Ofelia, Anales de la literatura española contemporánea, 22 327-345, 1997.