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Spanish and Portuguese, Deparment of Languages, Literatures and Cultures

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Luis A. Marentes

Associate Professor

Contact Information

Location: Herter, Room #425
Phone: (413) 545-4923
Email: marentes@spanport.umass.edu
Posts at Latino Rebels
Huffington Post Blog

 

Education

1987, BA Russian, University of Texas at Austin
1990, MA Comparative Literature, University of Texas at Austin
1994, PhD Comparative Literature, University of Texas at Austin

Select Publications

José Vasconcelos and the Writing of the Mexican Revolution. New York: Twayne, 2000.

“El apando de José Revueltas: Metáfora de la opresión y la resistencia,” Biblioteca de México, 61, January-February 2001.

“José Vasconcelos: The Prophet of Race,” Hopscotch, Vol. I, 1999.

Research Interests

Early 20th Century Mexico
Literature and Culture of the Mexican Revolution
Culture and Revolution
Chicano Literature and Theory
Borders, diaspora and migration