5 Critical Books for Latin American Literature Studies

Despite Latin American literature being widely known as a rich literary canon—or perhaps because it is such a rich literary canon—there are still works and aspects of Latin American literature that remain under-explored. Here are five books that bring critical works of Latin American literature to English-language audiences for the first time; break new ground… Continue reading 5 Critical Books for Latin American Literature Studies

#LASA2015 Highlight: Interview with John Burns, author of Contemporary Hispanic Poets

The following is an interview with John Burns, author of Contemporary Hispanic Poets: Cultural Production in the Global, Digital Age: Question: Why did you decide to write Contemporary Hispanic Poets? John Burns: I decided to write Contemporary Hispanic Poets because the need to emphasize the relationship between text and context is important when addressing poetry.… Continue reading #LASA2015 Highlight: Interview with John Burns, author of Contemporary Hispanic Poets