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Dr. Roberto Fuertes-Manjon

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  • World Languages & Cultures
    Professor of Spanish

    Office Location
    Bea Wood Hall 101
    Office Hours

    Phone
    Voice: (940) 397-4617
    Fax: (940) 397-4832
  •   Semester Course # Section Course Name Location Days / Times
    Details Fall 2019 SPAN 3133 101 Survey of Spanish Lit I Prothro-Yeager Hall 204
    Details Fall 2019 SPAN 2133 170 Intermediate Spanish I Prothro-Yeager Hall 204
    Details Fall 2019 SP 1234 102 Elementary Spanish II Prothro-Yeager Hall 204
    Details Summer I 2019 Sp1134 301 Elementary Spanish Prothro-Yeager Hall 203
    Details Spring 2019 Span 1134 204 Elementary Spanish I Prothro-Yeager Hall 203
    Details Spring 2019 Span 1134 205 Elementary Spanish I Prothro-Yeager Hall 203
    Details Spring 2019 Sp 3333 201 Conversation and Composition Bea Wood Hall 203
    Details Spring 2019 Sp 2233 270 Intermediate Spanish II Prothro-Yeager Hall 203
    Details Fall 2018 Sp3023 101 Spanish American Civilization Prothro-Yeager Hall 203
    Details Fall 2018 Sp2133 170 Intermediate Spanish I Prothro-Yeager Hall 103
    Details Fall 2018 Sp1234 103 Elementary Spanish II Dillard College of Business Administration 131
    Details Summer I 2018 Spanish 1134 301 Elementary Spanish I Prothro-Yeager Hall 203
    Details Summer I 2018 Spanish 1134 301 Elementary Spanish I Prothro-Yeager Hall 203
    Details Summer I 2018 Spanish 1134 301 Elementary Spanish I Prothro-Yeager Hall 203
    Details Summer I 2018 Span1134 301 Elementary Spanish I Prothro-Yeager Hall 203
    Details Summer I 2018 Span 1134 302 Elementary Spanish I Prothro-Yeager Hall 203
    Details Spring 2018 Sp3233 201 Survey of Spanish Lit.II Prothro-Yeager Hall 203
    Details Spring 2018 Sp1234 206 Elementary Spanish II Dillard College of Business Administration 329
    Details Spring 2018 Sp1134 204 Elementary Spanish I Dillard College of Business Administration 121
    Details Fall 2017 Sp3133 101 Survey of Spanish Lit.I Prothro-Yeager Hall 203
    Details Fall 2017 Sp1234 103 Elementary Spanish II Dillard College of Business Administration 131
    Details Fall 2017 Sp1234 103 Elementary Spanish II Dillard College of Business Administration 131
    Details Fall 2017 Sp1234 103 Elementary Spanish II Dillard College of Business Administration 131
    Details Fall 2017 Sp1234 103 Elementary Spanish II Dillard College of Business Administration 131
    Details Fall 2017 Sp1234 103 Elementary Spanish II Dillard College of Business Administration 131
    Details Fall 2017 Sp1234 103 Elementary Spanish II Dillard College of Business Administration 131
    Details Fall 2017 2133 170 Inermediate Spanish I Prothro-Yeager Hall 203
    Details Spring 2017 Span 3333 201 Conversation and Composition Prothro-Yeager Hall 204
    Details Spring 2017 Sp2233 270 Intermediate Spanish II Prothro-Yeager Hall 204
    Details Spring 2017 Sp1234 205 Elementary Spanis II Dillard College of Business Administration 329
    Details Spring 2017 Sp1234 205 Elementary Spanis II Dillard College of Business Administration 329
    Details Spring 2017 Sp1234 205 Elementary Spanish II Dillard College of Business Administration 329
    Details Spring 2017 Sp 1134 204 Elementary Spanish I Dillard College of Business Administration 177
    Details Spring 2017 Sp 1134 204 Elementary Spanish I Dillard College of Business Administration 177
    Details Fall 2016 Sp3023 101 Spanish American Civilization Prothro-Yeager Hall 203
    Details Fall 2016 3533 101 Spanish American Lit.I PY203
    Details Fall 2016 2133. 170 Intermediate Spanish I Prothro-Yeager Hall 203
    Details Fall 2016 1234 102 Elementary Spanish II Martin Hall 106
    Details Spring 2016 SP 2233 201 Intermeadiate Spanish II Dillard College of Business Administration 131
    Details Spring 2016 3233 201 Survey of Spanish Literature II Prothro-Yeager Hall 203
    Details Spring 2016 2233 270 Intermediate Spanish II Prothro-Yeager Hall 203
    Details Fall 2015 4633 101 Independent Study Course
    Details Fall 2015 4633 102 Independent Study Course Prothro-Yeager Hall TBA
    Details Fall 2015 3133 101 Survey of Spanish.Literature I Prothro-Yeager Hall 203
    Details Fall 2015 2133 170 Intermediate Spanish Prothro-Yeager Hall 203
    Details Fall 2015 1134 105 Elementary Spanish Dillard College of Business Administration 121
    Details Fall 2015 1134 106 Elementary Spanish Dillard College of Business Administration 329
    Details Summer I 2015 4633 301 Independent Study: Introduction to Hispanic Literature Prothro-Yeager Hall TBA
    Details Summer I 2015 4633 302 Independent Study: Romanticism in Spanish Art & Literature Prothro-Yeager Hall TBA
    Details Summer I 2015 1134 302 Elementary Spanish I Prothro-Yeager Hall 203
    Details Summer I 2015 1134 303 Elementary Spanish I Prothro-Yeager Hall 203
    Details Spring 2015 SPAN 1234 204 Elementary Spanish II Dillard College of Business Administration 177
    Details Spring 2015 Sp2233 270 Intermediate Spanish II Prothro-Yeager Hall 203
    Details Spring 2015 4133 201 Advanced Oral Expression Dillard College of Business Administration 177
  • Institution Degree Graduation Date
    Nautical School, Madrid Captain of the Merchant Marine of Spain 1976-08
    University of Salamanca B. A. in English Philology 1985-08
    University of Northern Iowa M.A. in Spanish 1989-05
    University of Georgia Ph.D. in Romance Languages 1993-08
  • Institution Position Start Date End Date
    Ball State University Visiting Assistant Professor of Spanish 1995 Fall 1997 Summer
    Midwestern State University Assistant Professor of Spanish 1997 Fall 2001 Spring
    Midwestern State University Associate Professor of Spanish 2001 Summer 2006 Spring
    Midwestern State University Full Professor of Spanish 2006 Summer Present
  •  

    Refereed Publications

    Book Chapter

    “Cultural Configuration of the Philippines in the Sixteenth Century: Relationship with Spanish America.”  In: One World Periphery Reads the Other: Knowing the “Oriental” in the Americas and the Iberian Peninsula.  Newcastle, England: Cambridge Scholars Press, 2009, pp.  287-308.

     “Modernism, Cultural Confrontation and Liberal Project in José Rizal’s Novels.”  In:  Alternative Orientalisms in Latin America and Beyond.  New Castle, United Kingdom: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2007, pp. 238-249.

     “Venezuela.”  Teen Life in Latin American and the Caribbean.  Edited by Cynthia Tompkins and Kristen Sternberg,  Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 2004, pp. 299-313.

     Articles in Refereed Journals

    “Búsqueda de lo ancestral y cuestionamiento histórico en la novela peruana Malambo, de Lucía Charún-Illescas.”  Diáspora.  17 (2009).

     “El periodismo literario de Luis Alonso Luengo.”  In: Argutorio: Revista de Cultura.  Número 21, II Semestre 2008, Spain. pp.28-37.

     “Erotismo, utilización política y manipulación histórica en la obra novelística de Marta Rojas.”  In : Diáspora.  16 (2007): 111-120.

     “Intelectualismo reivindicativo en la poesía de Alfonsina Storni.”  In: Alba de America.  Vol.25 (July 2007), Nos. 47-48, pp. 143-157.

     “Problemática racial, interrelaciones artísticas y fundamentación ideológica en la pintura de castas.”  In: Diáspora, Nº 15 (2006), pp. 23-30.

     El viaje del Mayor W. Dalrymple por tierras leonesas: una visión ilustrada del mundo maragato.”  In Argutorio: Revista de Cultura.  Año III, Número 14, I Semestre 2005, Spain.  pp. 51-54.

     “Intimismo, presencia femenina e identidad africana en la novela guineana Ekomo, de María

    Nsue Angüe.”  In: Diáspora, Nº 13, 2005.  pp. 56-61.

     “Percepciones, integración y actitudes del escritor afro-latinoamericano ante la cultura hispana e indígena.”  In: Diáspora, Nº 12, 2002.  pp. 76-84.

     “Laura Antillano.”  Notable Twentieth-Cesntury Latin American Women.  Ed. by CynthiaTompkins and David William Foster, Westport, CT: Greenwood Press Company, 2001,   pp. 18-21.

     “Persistencia medieval y nuevas perspectivas liberadoras”. In:Conference Proceedings of Salvation and Sovereignty: Church and State in the Americas. March 30-31, 2000, Baylor University, Waco, Texas. pp. 53-62.

    “La obra crítica de Ricardo Gullón y El Modernismo.”.  In: Argutorio: Revista de Cultura.  Año III, Número 4, Enero 2000, Spain.  pp. 46-47. 

    “La obra novelística de Rubén Darío y la narrativa centroamericana.”  In: Rubén Darío:La creación, argumento poético y expresivo. Revista Anthropos.  Número   170/171, enero-abril 1997.  pp. 114-116. 

    “Reivindicación de la negritud en la obra de Duncan y Cubena.”  In: Teología y

    pensamiento de la liberación en la literatura iberoamericana.  Madrid: Milenio Ediciones, 1996, pp. 63-76. 

    “A teologia da libertação e a literatura contemporânea centro-americana.”  A Teologia na História Social e Cultural da América Latina.  Livro 3.  São Leopoldo, Brasil: Editora Unisinos, 1996,  pp. 159-169.

    “Die Befreiungstheologie und die zeitgenössiche mittelamerikanische Literatur.”  Theologien in

    der Sozial--und Kulturgeschichte Lateinamerikas.  Band 3.  Eichstätt: Bildung & Verlag, 1993.  pp. 182-194. 

    “Un foro innovador:  el seminario de historia de la filosofía de Salamanca.”  Los Ensayistas: España 1975-1990.  Ed. by José Luis Gómez-Martínez and Pedro José Chamizo Domínguez, Georgia Series on Hispanic Thought, Nº 30-31, 1991.  pp. 201-204.

    Invited Foreword

    “Prólogo.”  Estudios de cultura político-jurídica: de la tolerancia a la libertad y su cuarentena actual.  By Antonio Sánchez-Bayón.  Madrid: Editorial Fundamentos, 2009. 

    Article in Faculty Papers

    “The Exile of Spanish Republicans after the Civil War: Their Influence and Contributions to Latin American Culture.”  In: Faculty Papers.  Ed. by Stuart McClintock, Series 3, Vol. XVII, 2006-2009, Midwestern State University Press, 2009.  pp. 33-42. 

    Book Reviews

    Gil Guerrero, Herminia. Poética narrativa de Jorge Luis Borges. Madrid: Iberoamericana / Vervuert, 2008. ISBN: 978-84-8489-398-1. 191pp.  In: Hispania. 

    Frisch, Mark.  You Might Be Able to Get There from Here: Reconsidering Borges and the Postmodern.  Madison:  Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, 2004.  In: Hispania.  90:1 (2007): 76-77. 

    Kristal, Efraín.  Invisible Work: Borges and Translation.  Nashville: Vanderbilt University Press, 2002.  In: Hispania 88: 4 (2005): 770-771. 

    Alba-Koch, Beatriz de.  Ilustrando la Nueva España.  Texto e imagen en El Periquillo Sarniento de Fernández de Lizardi.  Cáceres: Universidad de Extremadura, 1999.  In: Hispania 85:2 (2002): 267-69.

    Bokessa, Ciriaco.  Voces de espuma.  Malabo, Guinea Ecuatorial: Centro Cultural Hispano-

    guineano, 1987.  In: The Journal of Afro-Latin American Studies and Literature, 1996. 

    Pellicer, Jaime.  El Facundo: significante y significado.  Estudio de raíces, influencias y proyeccionesBuenos Aires: Editorial Trilce, 1990, 173 pp.  In: Hispania 75:1(1992): 98-99.

    Bibliography

    “Bibliografía de Luis Cardoza y Aragón”.  In: Repertorio ibero e iberoamericano de ensayistas y

    filósofos. http://ensayo.rom.uga.edu/filosofos/guatemala/cardoza, Athens, Georgia, 2000. 

    “Bibliografía.”  In: Radiografía de la pampa, de Ezequiel Martínez Estrada; edición crítica.  Leo Pollmann, coordinador.  España: Archivos, CSIC, 1991. (Colección Archivos, nƒ¡19).  pp. 575-586. 

    Research Grant

    Received a University Research Grant in June 2004, in the amount of $4,500.00 to carry   out research in Spain for a book manuscript entitled: “Ideological Radicalism, Intellectual Elistism and Modernity in the Works of Margarita Nelken: the Years in Spain.”