2017 Graduate Placements

Spanish

 

Daniel Ares

Dissertation Title: Culturing the Wilderness. Nature, Culture and Iberian Wildlife in 20th century Spanish Literature, Anthropology and Documentary film (1940-1982)

Dissertation Director: Katarzyna Beilin

Placement: Assistant Professor, San Diego State University

 

Natalie Belisle

Dissertation Title: Strangers at Home: Opaque Citizenships in Contemporary Caribbean Literature

Dissertation Director: Guillermina De Ferrari

Placement: Assistant Professor, University of Southern California

 

David Korfhagen

Dissertation Title: Social and cognitive factors in semantic change: Case studies in the development of the Spanish lexicon

Dissertation Director: Fernando Tejedo

Placement: Lecturer of Spanish, University of Virginia

 

Emily Kuder

Dissertation Title: En voz alta: Prosodic Features of ‘Teacher Talk’ in the Spanish Second Language Classroom

Dissertation Directors: Rajiv Rao, Catherine Stafford

Placement: Assistant Professor of Hispanic Studies, Connecticut College

 

Joseph Patteson

Dissertation Title: A Dialectics of Intoxication: Addiction, Violence, and Vision in Latin American Cultural Production

Dissertation Director: Rubén Medina

Placement: Assistant Professor, Augustana University

 

Alec David Schumacher

Dissertation Title: Politics, Space, and Participation in the Work of Juan Luis Martínez and the Neo-avant-garde

Dissertation Director: Marcelo Pellegrini

Placement: Assistant Professor, Gonzaga University