Monday, October 7, 2013 at 12:15pm to 1:30pm
Uris Hall, 202
Enrique Gonalez-Conty is a PhD Candidate in the Department of Spanish and Portuguese at The University of Texas, Austin. He received his MA in Hispanic Literature from The University of Texas and three bachelor’s degrees (two BAs and a BS) from the University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras, in Hispanic Studies, Music, and Biology, respectively. His dissertation project examines the close relationship between post-revolutionary Cuban Literature and Film and their ties to important Cuban state institutions such as Casa de las Américas and the Cuban Film Institute (ICAIC). He has taught Spanish for Bilingual Students. He has also taught Advanced Grammar and Composition, Intermediate Spanish, First Year Portuguese, and the discussion sessions for the survey course Civilization of Spanish America. In the near future he would like to teach a course on Cuban Cinema and the Revolutionary Archive as well as one about the New Waves in Latin American Cinema.