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World Languages and Cultures

Rebeca Moreno

Visiting Assistant Professor of Spanish


      

Education

B.A. (magna cum laude) Public Communication. University of Puerto Rico, Río Piedras, 2000

M.A. Spanish Language & Literature. University of Maryland, College Park, 2003

Ph.D. Spanish Language & Literature, University of Maryland, College Park, 2013

Research

Book:

Escritura, derecho y esclavitudFrancisco José de Jaca ante el nomos colonial (2016) Ediciones Puerto, San Juan

 Articles:

“Epifanio de Moirans’s Abolitionist Journey in the Seventeenth Century Caribbean” Romance Notes. University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. Forthcoming.

“Figuraciones del quedado en dos ensayos de Eduardo Lalo”. El Caribe en sus Literaturas y Culturas: perspectivas desde el sur. Universidad Nacional de Córdoba, Argentina. (2019) https://ffyh.unc.edu.ar/secyt/wpcontent/uploads/sites/22/2019/07/ACTAS_CARIBE_2019.pdf

“Entre la retórica legal y eclesiástica: una misión antiesclavista en el siglo XVII”  Perífrasis: Revista de Literatura, Teoría y Crítica. Universidad de los Andes, Bogotá. Vol. 6 (2015)

Interview:

“Creating and Inspiring Social Justice: A Conversation with Julia Álvarez”. Latin American Literary Review. Vol. 44 no. 87 (2017)https://www.lalrp.net/articles/abstract/10.26824/lalr.19/

Teaching

HPS 101: Elementary Spanish I

HPS 102: Elementary Spanish II

HPS 200: Elementary Spanish Review

HPS 202: Intermediate Spanish II

HPS 301: Advanced Spanish Proficiency I

HPS 302: Advanced Spanish Proficiency II

HPS/ILC/BLS 294: Hispanic Caribbean Literature

HPS 303: Introduction to Latin American Literature

HPS 494: Literature and Law in the Hispanic Caribbean

GRW 101: Indigenous Resistance in Literature & Film

FYS 101: Human Rights in the Hispanic World