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Margaret R. Greer, Professor Emeritus

Margaret R. Greer

Spanish Early Modern Literature and Culture, Women Writers, Text Editing

Contact Info:
Office Location:  35 Dolores Street, Apt. 401, San Francisco, CA 94103
Office Phone:  (415) 913-7171
Email Address: send me a message
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Ph.D.University of Texas, Austin1983
M.A.University of Texas, Austin1966
BA in Political ScienceJackson College for Women of Tufts University1963
B.A.Tufts University1963

Gender Studies, Feminism, Women Studies, Queer Studies
Performance Studies
Psychoanalysis, Psychology
Early Modern
Research Interests:

Spanish Early Modern Literature and Culture, Women Writers, Text Editing


Desire • Gender • Justice • Law • Mirror Neurons • Neurophysiology

Curriculum Vitae
Current Ph.D. Students   (Former Students)

  • Melissa Machit  
  • Alejandra Rodriguez-Villar  
  • Alejandro J. Rodríguez  
  • Jesus Hidalgo  
  • George Vahamikos  
  • Francisco J. López-Martín  
  • Meaghan O'Halley  
  • Leonardo Bacarreza  
  • Mina Garcia Soormally  
  • Heraldo C. Falconi  
Representative Publications   (More Publications)

  1. Greer, MR; Mignolo, W; Quilligan, M, Rereading the Black Legend: The Discourses of Racism in the Renaissance Empires (December, 2007), U. of Chicago Press
  2. Greer, MR, Maria de Zayas Tells Baroque Tales of Love and the Cruelty of Men (2000), University Park, PA: Pennsylvania State University Press  [author's comments]
  3. Greer, MR, Diana, Cupid and Barrowed Dogs: On Hunting in ’Don Quixote’, in Cervantes y su mundo, Estudios de Literatura 92, edited by Lauer, AR; Reichenberger, K, vol. 3 (2005), pp. 201-222, Kassel: Edition Reichenberger
  4. Greer, MR; Junguito, A, Economies of the Early Modern Spanish Stage, Revista Canadiense de Estudios Hispánicos, vol. 29 (2004), pp. 31-46
  5. Greer, MR, Maria de Zayas and the Female Eunuch, Journal of Spanish Cultural Studies, vol. 2 no. 1 (2001), pp. 41-53
  6. Greer, MR, Calderon de la Barca, Playwright at Court, in Cambridge Companion to Valezquez, edited by Stratton-Pruitt, S (2002), pp. 149-169, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press
Conferences Organized

  • "Image and Illusion in Early Modern Spanish Culture" conference, Co-organizer with Ignacio López, UNC-Greensboro, October 2-3, 2008  
  • Los Moriscos, November 09, 2005  
  • "Rereading the Black Legend: The Discourses of Race in the Renaissance Empires", Conference organizer, with Maureen Quilligan & Walter Mignolo, 2003/04/18-20  

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