Educational Background & Specialties
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Educational Background

  • Ph.D.: Spanish and Portuguese: Literature and Theater, University of Texas, 1984


  • Human Rights and Politics: Latin America and Spain
  • Human Rights Across the Disciplines: Theater, Art, Political Science, Literature.
  • Contemporary Latin American and Peninsular Theaters
  • United States Latino Theater and Cultures
  • Latin American Shantytown cultural manifestations: music, literature and popular discourse
  • Cultural Studies: Spain and Latin America
  • Contemporary Latin American and Peninsular literature: novel, poetry, cultural discourses
  • Andean Studies and Indigenous literature: Concentration in Peru, Colombia, Ecuador, and Bolivia
  • Caribbean Spanish Studies: Cuba, Puerto Rico, Dominican Republic
  • Gender studies
  • Latin American popular music
  • Women's studies