Spanish Faculty

Dr. Natalia Matta-Jara

Assistant Professor of Spanish
Ph.D., Brown University, 2011

Email

natalia.matta@ttu.edu

Courses Commonly Taught

  • Intermediate Spanish Conversation
  • Advanced Composition
  • Hispanic Civilization: From Pachamama to the World: Andean Cultures, Past and Present
  • Latin American Historical Fiction
  • Twentieth- and Twenty-First Century Spanish American Prose

Areas of Research

  • Nineteenth to Twenty-First Century Spanish American Literature and Culture
  • Andean Studies
  • Transatlantic Studies
  • Cultural Memory Studies
  • Postnational Theory

Selected Publications

  • “La reinvención del pasado histórico en La campaña. ” Inti: Revista de literatura hispánica 75-76 (2012): 103-112.
  • “El lugar de la memoria en Yo me perdono (1998) de Fietta Jarque.” Crónicas urbanas [Cuzco, Peru] 14 (2009): 151-158.
  • “‘El río de la ciudad’: Caramelo verde de Fernando Ampuero.” Inti: Revista de literatura hispánica 65-66 (2007): 271-278.

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