Daniel Chavez

Office: Languages, Literatures, & Cultures, Murkland Hall Rm 210D, Durham, NH 03824
Daniel Chávez


  • Ph.D., Romance Languages, University of Michigan
  • M.A., Ohio University
  • M.A., Ohio University
  • B.S., Instituto Tech Monterrey

Research Interests

  • Contemporary Mexican literature
  • Contemporary Nicaraguan literature
  • Latino studies
  • Politics and literature
  • Visual culture

Courses Taught

  • IA 501: Global Issues Intrntnl Affairs
  • LLC 535: Prof Cult Latin Amer -Case Sty
  • SPAN 503: Intermediate Spanish I
  • SPAN 526: Latin American Civil & Culture
  • SPAN 631: Adv Conversation&Compositn I
  • SPAN 632: Adv Conversation &Compositn II
  • SPAN 650: Hispanic Lit & Pop Culture
  • SPAN 797: Top/Latino Confidential, Detec
  • SPAN 901: Bibliography and Research
  • SPAN 997: Sem/

Selected Publications

Chavez, D. (2018). Dialéctica de la mirada y la voz, Octavio Paz: el poeta junto al fotógrafo. A Contracorriente, 16(1), 128-147. Retrieved from https://acontracorriente.chass.ncsu.edu/

Chavez, D. (2017). Línea de Flotación (Vol. XIX). Monterrey, Nuevo León. México: Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León (UANL) México. Retrieved from http://editorialuniversitaria.uanl.mx/

Chavez, D. (2016). Film Adaptation and Transnational Cultures of Production: The Case of Guillermo Arriaga. Contracorriente: A Journal of Social History and Literature in Latin America, 13(3), 127-156.

Chavez, D. (2015). Versiones en Luna Agreste y Nitrato de Plata. Tampico, Tamaulipas. Mexico: Gobierno Municipal de Tampico / Ediciones Café Cultura.

Chávez, D. (2015). Nicaragua and the Politics of Utopia: Development and Culture in the Modern State. Nashville, TN: Vanderbilt UP.

Chávez, D. (2013). A Review of “Cannibalizing the Colony”. Romance Quarterly, 60(1), 66-69. doi:10.1080/08831157.2013.735928

Chavez, D. (2010). THE EAGLE AND THE SERPENT ON THE SCREEN The State as Spectacle in Mexican Cinema. LATIN AMERICAN RESEARCH REVIEW, 45(3), 115-141. Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

Chavez, D. (2008). Alsino and the condor, towards a critique of Latin American and Nicaraguan audience members. CHASQUI-REVISTA DE LITERATURA LATINOAMERICANA, 37(2), 28-49. Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

Chávez, D. (2006). Tomochic: Nationalist Narrative, Homogenizing Late Nineteenth-Century Discourse and Society in Mexico. Chasqui, 35(2), 72. doi:10.2307/29742101

Swales, J. M., Ahmad, U. K., Chang, Y. Y., Chavez, D., Dressen, D. F., & Seymour, R. (1998). Consider this: The role of imperatives in scholarly writing. APPLIED LINGUISTICS, 19(1), 97-121. doi:10.1093/applin/19.1.97

Most Cited Publications