Languages and Cultures
West Chester University
Dr. Israel Sanz-Sanchez
Acting Chair January-June 2016
224 Mitchell Hall
West Chester, PA 19383
|Assistant Professor of Languages
M.A., Ph.D., University of Maryland, College Park
B.A., Gettysburg College
Contemporary Latin American and U.S. Latina/o Literatures and Cultures; the Long 1960s in Latin America; Intersections of Politics, Ethics, and Aesthetics in Cultural Markets; Gender and Queer Studies; Translation.
“Rasquache Camp in the Novels of John Rechy and Felicia Luna Lemus.” Latino Communities Conference 2014, “Creating Alliances Across Communities,” West Chester University, September 16, 2014.
“Dialogues and Monodialogues: The Pandemonic Ethics of Juan Filloy’s Vil & Vil (La gata parida).” XXXII International Congress of the Latin American Studies Association, “LASA 2014: Democracy and Memory,” Chicago, Illinois, May 21–24, 2014.
“Calvert Casey’s Politics of Going Unnoticed in the Cuban Revolution.” Cuban and Caribbean Studies Institute, “Radical Caribbeans/Los Caribes Radicales: Repositioning Caribbean Life,” Tulane University, October 3–5, 2013.
“La política de la superficie en Un retrato para Dickens de Armonía Somers.” XXXI International Congress of the Latin American Studies Association, “LASA 2013: Towards a New Social Contract?” Washington, D.C., May 29–June 1, 2013.
“Ficciones de lo imposible: Macedonio, Emar y Saer ante el vacío.” XXX International Congress of the Latin American Studies Association, “LASA 2012: Towards a Third Century of Independence in Latin America,” San Francisco, California, May 23–26, 2012.