Languages, Literatures, & Cultures

Languages, Literatures, & Cultures



Eduardo Olid Guerrero


Associate Professor of Spanish
Ettinger 106A
Email: eduardoolid@muhlenberg.edu
Office: 484-664-3346
Fax: 484-664-3722


Background

B.A. Philosophy and Humanities, Spanish Philology, University of Málaga, Spain, 1997.
M.A. Spanish Literature, Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, Illinois, 2000.
Ph. D. Spanish Literature, University of California, Davis with major field in Golden Age Spanish Literature. 2009.


PRIMARY AREA OF SPECIALIZATION

Early Modern Iberia: Literature, theater, history of political thought, performance theory and cultural studies.

 

SECONDARY AREAS OF SPECIALIZATION

Early modern relationships between England and Spain. Trans-Atlantic studies and travel writing. Golden Age Spanish Drama in Translation. Teaching Spanish Literature through Performance.

 

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

The Image of Elizabeth I in Early Modern Spain. University of Nebraska Press, 2019.

Del teatro a la novela: El ritual del disfraz en las Novelas ejemplares de Cervantes. Alcalá de Henares (Spain): Universidad de Alcalá, 2016.

“‘En servicio de su rey en la guerra justa’: la segunda parte del Quijote leída a través de las ideas de Nicolás Maquiavelo y Francisco Vitoria.” ¿Promete el autor segunda parte? Cuatrocientos años de una promesa cervantina. Eds. Antonio Cortijo Ocaña & Francisco Layna Ranz. eHumanista/Cervantes 4 (2015): 356-387.

“El narrador como personaje en las Novelas ejemplares de Cervantes” Actas del Simposio “Barroco, Sujeto y Modernidad. A 400 años de las Novelas Ejemplares de Cervantes.” Facultad de Humanidades y Ciencias de la Educación. Uruguay: Universidad de Montevideo, 2014.

“The Machiavellian In-Betweenness of Cervantes’ Elizabeth I” Cervantes 33.1 (2013): 45-80.

“Donde lo verá el que lo leyere y lo oirá el que lo escuchara leer: sobre el lenguaje metadramático de los títeres de maese Pedro.” Anales cervantinos 41 (2009): 63-81.


TEACHING

Books Without Borders: Travel Writing
Spanish Travel Literature: The Medieval Pilgrim’s Road to Santiago
Spanish Short Stories by Cervantes & Company
Early Modern Spanish Drama in Translation
Contemporary Spanish Theatre in Translation
Medieval & Renaissance Spanish Literature
Don Quijote and the Modern World
Spanish Golden Age Drama and Performance
Beauty& the Beast: Spanish Monsters
Conversation & Composition.
Intermediate Spanish.
Elementary Spanish.