Spanish Language and Hispanic literatures.
Spanish language and literature; modern Spanish and Latin American literatures and cultural studies; cultural geography; digital humanities
• Hispanic Orientalism, Medieval Spanish Literature, Chronicles of Discovery, Literary and Cultural Theory.
• Spanish Language, Languages for specific purposes, Literature, and Culture, Arabic Language, Literature, and Culture.
Spanish and Latin American cinema
20th-21st century Spanish-language literature
I teach all levels of Spanish language, literature and culture at the undergraduate level, with a research specialty in 18th and 19th century Spanish peninsular literature. I have recently become interested in the digital humantities and in digital pedagogy.
Scholar with research interests ranging from the Didactics of Spanish Language and Literature, SLA and Linguistics, to the Comparative literature between Spanish Golden Age, Latin Humanism and Italian Renaissance. Teaching experience in USA (Saint Louis U), Sweden (Stockholm U), South Korea (Hankuk U Foreign Studies, Korea U), Italy (MAEC-AECID) and Spain (UNIR, UOCx, U of Barcelona). Granted a six-year period of quality research by ANECA-CNEAI (2011-2017). Official DELE examiner (Instituto Cervantes).
…Lecturer in Spanish and Co-Director, Spanish Language Program…
Applied Linguistics; Language Learning and Language Teaching; Language and New Media; Language in Society
…M.A in Spanish Language and Literature, Auburn University, AL, 2012M.A. in Teaching Spanish as a Foreign Language, Alcalá de Henares University, Madrid, 2010 …
Second Language Development, Vocabulary Processing and Acquisition. Using corpus analysis, my research focuses on how learners acquire collocations in Spanish as an L2.
Phonology; phonetics; morpho-phonology.
Acquisition of phonetics and phonology.
Spanish, Basque and Panoan languages.