photo Aida Torres-Horwitt

Aida Torres-Horwitt

LLC Lecturer and UHS Liaison (Spanish)

 

Degree/Institution: PhD University at Albany
Office: HU 237
Fax: (518) 442-4111
Email: thorwitt@albany.edu 

Academic Focus

Research: Golden Age Peninsular literature; gender differences in Spanish Golden Age literature; reconstructing a female perspective in Peninsular literature, specifically 19th century authors struggling for self determination such as Rosalía de Castro and Emilia Pardo Bazán; North American cultural imperialism and its influence on Caribbean and Latin American literature

Teaching: Intermediate Spanish I, Intermediate Conversation and Oral Grammar, Latin American Civilization, Representative Spanish Authors