Texas Tech University

Spanish Faculty

Dr. Susan Larson

Qualia Professor of Spanish
Ph.D., University of Arizona

susan.larson@ttu.edu

Academia Profile

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In the Fall of 2021 Professor Susan Larson will be a Fulbright Senior Scholar in Spain. She will hold another residential research fellowship in the Spring of 2022 at the Madrid Institute for Advanced Studies, an international research center of the Universidad Autónoma of Madrid and the Casa de Velázquez, the Madrid branch of the Écoles Françaises a L'Étranger.

Research Interests

Urban Studies, Cultural Geography and Spatial Theory, the Historical Avant-Garde, Spanish Film, Contemporary Spanish Literature

Funding

Professor Larson's research has been funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities, the Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board and HISPANEX (the Program for Cultural Cooperation Between the Spanish Ministry of Education, Culture and Sports and United States Universities).

Courses Commonly Taught

Cultural Resistance in Social Space; The Death of the Novel in the Age of the Internet; The 'Other' Generation of 27; Advanced Readings in Critical Theory; Hispanic Cities; Spanish Cinema; U.S. Latino Politics and Culture; Space, Place and Culture; Language, Image, Power

Recent Publications

Editorial Positions

Romance Quarterly
Executive Editor

Hispanic Urban Studies
Palgrave-Macmillan Book Series Co-Editor

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