Carmen Garcia-Rasilla

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR
Phone: (603) 862-3126
Office: Languages, Literatures, & Cultures, Murkland Hall Rm G10D, Durham, NH 03824
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Carmen García de la Rasilla is Associate Professor of Spanish language, literature and culture at the University of New Hampshire. She has a Ph.D. in history from the University of Valladolid, Spain and a Ph.D. in literature from The Johns Hopkins University and researches and publishes in both fields. Author of Salvador Dalí's Literary Self-Portrait: Approaches to a Surrealist Autobiography (Bucknell University Press 2009), and of Salvador Dalí: Traditiones, Mitos y Modos Culturales (University of Granada Press, 2018); her other publications include one edited monograph on the Spanish historical novel (Verdelís 2016), one co-edited volume on Cervantes’ Don Quixote (Juan de la Cuesta 2016), another one on Don Juan (Juan de la Cuesta, forthcoming in 2019), and a monographic study of twentieth century Spanish urban history (Simancas Ediciones, 1991). She has also published numerous articles and book chapters on these subjects, as well as on comparative literature, women and painting and on Spanish Surrealism.

Education

  • Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University
  • Ph.D., Universidad de Valladolid
  • M.A., Johns Hopkins University
  • Licence, Universidad de Valladolid

Research Interests

  • History
  • Interdisciplinary studies
  • Spanish and comparative literature

Courses Taught

  • SPAN 504: Intermediate Spanish II
  • SPAN 525: Intro to Span Cultures
  • SPAN 631: Adv Conversation&Compositn I
  • SPAN 632: Adv Conversation &Compositn II
  • SPAN 650: Intro to Critical Analysis
  • SPAN 651: Intro Spanish Lit & Thought
  • SPAN 797: Top/Polt, Aesthetics & Lit
  • SPAN 901: Bibliography and Research
  • SPAN 997: Grad Sem/Readings Don Quijote