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Professor Jo Labanyi FBA

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About this Fellow

History Other Regions or Languages Spanish Literature Cultural Studies - Modern Languages Film and Media Studies Southern Europe Spain Latin America



Current post

  • Professor of Spanish, New York University

Past Appointments

  • Director, Institute of Romance Studies, School of Advanced Study, University of London, 1997 - 2002
  • Professor of Spanish and Cultural Studies, University of Southampton, 2001 - 2005
  • Professor of Spanish, New York University, 2006
  • Professor of Spanish and Cultural Studies, University of Southampton, and from 15.01.06, Professor of Spanish, New York University, University of Southampton, 2001 - 2006
  • Professor of Spanish, New York University, New York University, 2006


Spanish Literature: A Very Short Introduction 2010

A Companion to Spanish Cinema 2012

Spanish Cultural Studies: An Introduction 1995

Gender and Modernization in the Spanish Realist Novel 2000

Constructing Identity in Contemporary Spain: Theoretical Debates and Cultural Practice 2002

Other Modern Languages, Literatures and other Media from 1830 Fellows

Professor Nigel Leask

Literature & culture of the 'long Romantic period', with a focus on empire, nation & travel writing. My recent focus is Scottish literature & thought 1750-1850, with a special emphasis on Robert Burns & his poetic & intellectual circle.

Professor Paul Gilroy

African American literature and culture; the cultural history of postcolonial societies; the sociology of ethnicity, race and racism in Britain

Professor Diana Knight

The nineteenth-century French novel, especially Balzac and Flaubert; the work of Roland Barthes; narrative and feminist theory

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