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Silvia Serrano, Instructor, Special Programs

Silvia Serrano

PhD Candidate in Latin American Studies
Romance Studies Department

Research Interests: Nineteenth and Twentieth Century Latin American Cultural and Literary Studies; Intersections of Literature and Media in 20th century Latin America; Media and Social Change; Vernacular Culture; Andean Rural Cultural Productions.

Education:

M.A. Spanish and Latin American Studies, Duke University, Durham, NC, 2014

M.A. Humanities, Pennsylvania State University, Harrisburg, PA, 2011

B.A. Communication and Media Studies, Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Bogotá

Contact Info:
Office Location:  205 Languages Building
Office Phone:  +1 919 684 5375
Email Address: send me a message

Teaching (Summer1 2019):

  • SPANISH 203.01, INTERMEDIATE SPANISH Synopsis
    Perkins 079, MTuWThF 11:00 AM-12:15 PM
Teaching (Fall 2019):

  • LSGS 89S.01, FIRST-YEAR SEMINAR (TOPICS) Synopsis
    TBA, MW 03:05 PM-04:20 PM
Specialties:

Spanish
Latin-American Studies
Modern and Contemporary
Areas of Interest:

Latin American Literature
Latin American and Caribbean Popular Culture
Popular music

Recent Publications

  1. Serrano, S, Weaving Words and Meanings for the Colombian Countryside: Jorge Velosa‚Äôs Carranguera Lyrics., in Territories of Conflict Traversing Colombia Through Cultural Studies (April, 2017), Boydell & Brewer, ISBN 1580465803  [abs]
  2. Serrano, S, Wearing Ruana and Tie: Trino Epaminondas Tuta Negotiates Power and His Rural Origins in the City., Revista De Estudios Colombianos no. 48 (December, 2016)
  3. Serrano, S, Review of Aurality: Listening and Knowledge in Nineteenth-Century Colombia, Crolar, Critical Reviews on Latin American Research, vol. 4 no. 2 (August, 2015), pp. 30-32


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