Néstor E. Rodríguez

Néstor E. Rodríguez

Néstor RodríguezAssociate Professor, PhD (Emory, 2003) 
Room 337 Northrop Frye Hall, (416) 585-4438, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Néstor E. Rodríguez was born in La Romana, Dominican Republic, and grew up in San Juan, Puerto Rico. He studied Comparative Literature at the Universidad de Puerto Rico and received a PhD from Emory University in Latin American Literature. Prof. Rodríguez is the author of Escrituras de desencuentro en la República Dominicana (México: Siglo XXI, 2005) and Crítica para tiempos de poco fervor (Santo Domingo: Banco Central de la República Dominicana, 2009). His essays and articles have appeared in academic journals such as Bulletin of Hispanic Studies, Revista Hispánica Moderna, Revista Canadiense de Estudios Hispánicos and Revista Iberoamericana, as well as in the literary supplements of La Jornada (México), El Nuevo Día (Puerto Rico) and Hoy (Dominican Republic).

Specialty Courses

Graduate Seminars:   The Politics of Errancy in the Hispanic Caribbean
    Latin American Novel: Postmodern Deviations
    Theories of Culture in Latin America
    Spanish American Poetry and Poetics
Undergraduate:   Contemporary Caribbean Literatures and Identities
    Culture and Revolution
    20th Century Caribbean Culture and Society

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