Juan F. Egea

Position title: Professor

Email: jfegea@wisc.edu

Phone: (608) 262-0885

1040 Van Hise Hall

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Fall 2020 Office Hours

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Juan Egea was born in Alicante, Spain. He received a PhD from Harvard University in 1999. He has been teaching and researching at the University of Wisconsin-Madison ever since. His areas of interest include Contemporary Peninsular Poetry and Film and Cultural and Visual Studies. Juan’s research involves Relations between Poetry and Film, Bécquer’s Poetry and the cultural production of the second part of the 19th century in Spain, and Hispanism and Film.


PhD Harvard University

Selected Publications

La poesía del nosotros: Jaime Gil de Biedma y la secuencia lírica moderna (Madrid: Visor, 2004)

Dark Laughter: Spanish Film, Comedy and the Nation (Madison: UW-Press, 2013)