Loyola University Chicago

Modern Languages and Literatures

Dr. Susana Cavallo

Professor, Spanish Language and Literature
Dean of Faculty, John Felice Rome Center

Email: scavall@luc.edu

Research Interests

  • 20th Century Peninsular Poetry
  • 20th Century Hispanic Prose
  • Latin American Poetry
  • Hispanic Women's Writing
  • Feminist Theory and Criticism
  • Translation

Selected Publications

  • La Poetica de Jose Hierro (Madrid: Taurus, 1987).
  • Estudios en Honor de Janet Pérez: el Sujeto Femenino en Escritoras Hispánicas, eds. Susana Cavallo, Luis Jiménez and Oralia Preble-Niemi. Potomac, Washington: Scripta Humanistica, 1998.

Education

  • Ph.D. The University of Chicago (Romance Languages and Literatures)
  • M.A. Middlebury College (Spanish)
  • B.A. Brown University (History and Music)

Courses Regularly Taught

  • 20th Century Spanish Poetry
  • 20th Century Latin American Poetry
  • Critical Methods
  • Hispanic Feminism
  • Issues in Feminism
  • Latina Writers
  • 20th Century Spanish Novel
  • 19th Century Poetry
  • African-Hispanic Literature
  • Italian & Italian American Women Writers
  • Mediterranean Women Writers

Other Activities

  • Steering Committee, Women's Studies Program