Mildred Lopez, M. A.Adjunct Lecturer
McAnulty College and Graduate School of Liberal Arts
Modern Languages and Literatures
Education:B.A. History, Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú
M. A. History and Spanish Literature, University of Connecticut
2013 Ph. D. Candidate, Hispanic Languages and Literatures, University of Pittsburgh
Her research and teaching interests are nineteenth and twentieth-century Latin American literature and cultural studies, along with Spanish language instruction at all levels. Mildred has organized international conferences and presented papers at various academic meetings, some of which include The Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics (2007) and LASA (2009). She has taught undergraduate classes in history, Latin American studies, and Spanish language over the past ten years at both, Peruvian and United States universities. In 2011, she was awarded with the Cole and Marty Blasier Award for her support to the Latin American Studies program and the promotion of Spanish language and cultures. Since 2008, she has been co-organizing the Latin American Film Series and Conferences (http://amigosdelcinelatinoamericano.blogspot.com).