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Full-time Faculty

Ellen Anderson
PhD, University of Toronto
Associate Professor
Ross South Bldg. 503
416-736-2100 x88730
eandersn@yorku.ca
Research Interests: Spanish Literature of the Golden Age
Specialized Courses: Spanish Poetry of The Golden Age , Spanish Prose of the Golden Age , Spanish Theatre of The Golden Age
Ellen Anderson -- photo of windmill
 
María Figueredo
PhD, University of Toronto
Associate Professor and Director of Undergraduate Programs for Languages and Literatures
Ross South Bldg. 414B
416-736-2100 x20078
mfiguere@yorku.ca
Research Interests: Latin American Literature and its Relation to Music, Hispanic Women Writers, Brazilian studies, 20th Century Hispanic Poetry and Short Story
Specialized Courses: Aspects of Spanish American Literature , Literature and Music in Spanish America , The Spanish-American Novel of the 20th Century Nos/otras: Contemporary Poetic Expressions of Spanish American Women

María Figueredo
 
Michol Hoffman
PhD, University of Toronto
Associate Professor
Ross South Bldg. 504
416-736-2100 x88734
mhoffman@yorku.ca
Research Interests: Language Variation and Change, Sociolinguistics, Language and Identity, Spanish in Canada, Toronto English
Specialized Courses: History of the Spanish Language , Varieties of Spanish Worldwide , Spanish Sociolinguistics; Spanish Applied Linguistics
Michol Hoffman
 
Shanna Lino
PhD, University of Toronto
Associate Professor
Ross South Bldg. 505A
416-736-2100 x88737
slino@yorku.ca
Research Interests: Immigration in Contemporary Spanish Literature and Film, the Novela negra, Lusophone and Regional Iberian Literatures, Equatoguinean Literature
Specialized Courses: The Post-Civil War Spanish Novel: Money, Desire and History , Gender and Genre Negotiation: Short Fiction in 20th-Century Spain , El mal de siglo: 19th-Century Spanish Poetry , The Generation of 1898 and Modern Spain , Otherness in Spanish Literature & Film
Shanna Lino
 
Emiro F. Martínez-Osorio
PhD, The University of Texas at Austin
Assistant Professor of Spanish
Ross South Bldg. 528A
416-736-2100 x 88747
mosorio@yorku.ca
Research Interests: Epic poetry, Colonial Latin American Literature, Modernism, Historical Novels, Caribbean Literature.
Specialized Courses: Aspects of Spanish American Literature Spanish-American Modernismo, Hispanic Caribbean Literature: The City, The Nation, and the Sea, Epics of the Indies: Iberian Poetry of Exploration and Empire
Emiro Martinez-Osorio
 
Danielle Thomas
PhD, The University of Toronto
Sessional Assistant Professor of Spanish
Ross South Bldg. 574
416-736-2100 x 88728

Research Interests: She is a collaborator in the Cognitive Development Lab at York University, and maintains an active research program examining different aspects of the linguistic, cognitive and social factors that characterize the knowledge and use of language in different types of bilinguals.
 
 

Course Directors

 
Martha Batiz-Zuk, PhD
Ross South Bldg. 531A
416-736-2100 x88741
mbatiz@glendon.yorku.ca
Martha Batiz-Zuk
 
Julio Fonseca
Ross South Bldg. 529
416-736-2100 x20765
jfonseca@yorku.ca
Julio Fonseca
 
Pilar Ford
Ross South Bldg. 527
416-736-2100 x20767
pford@yorku.ca
Pilar Ford
 
Alejandro Martinez, PhD
Ross South Bldg. 527
416-736-2100 x20767
alejandr@yorku.ca
Alejandro Martinez
 
Pastor Valle-Garay
Ross South Bldg. 531A
416-736-2100 x88741
pastor@yorku.ca
Pastor Valle-Garay
 

Senior Scholars & Faculty Emeritus

Michael Magnotta
PhD, Case Western Reserve University
Associate Professor (Retired)
Winters College 244
416-736-2100 x77458
Research Interests: Medieval Spanish literature
Specialized Courses: The Non-Christian in Medieval Spanish Literature