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InterAmerican Studies / Estudios InterAmericanos

Previous Guest Lecturers

Prof.Dr. Salvador Velazco

Claremont McKenna College (Estados Unidos)

Tema de investigación: "Cine documental latinoamericano."

Periodo: semestre de verano 2017

Actividades: "Taller "Poética del documental latinoamericano""

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Prof.Dr. Georg Otte

Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais (Brasil)

Research Topic: "Aspectos literarios y estéticos en la obra de Walter Benjamin."

Semester: Winter Semester 2016-2017 y Summer Semester 2016

Activities: Presentation "Trauma und 'Chock' - Die Zerstörung der Erfahrung bei Walter Benjamin"

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Prof. Dr. Elcio Cornerlsen

Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais (Brasil)

Research Topic: "Memoria e historia, Futbol y literatura, nueva literatura Alemana."

Semester: Winter Semester 2016-2017

Activities:"Diktatur und Trauma im brasilianischen Kino 24.01.2017, "Zeugnis und Trauma: theoretische Aspekte" 17.1.2017" Bio
Prof.Dr. Gerardo Gutiérrez Cham

Universidad de Guadalajara (Mexico)

Research Topic: "Análisis de discursos en prensa del siglo XIX, documentos de esclavos del siglo XVIII y retablitos populares mexicanos."

Semester: Winter Semester 2015-2016 y Summer Semester 2016

Activities: Seminar "Extrañeza en la narrativa latinoamericana contemporánea"

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Prof.Dr. Jaime Ginzburg

University of São Paulo (Brasil)

Research Topic: "Culture and Violence: Politics and Society in Brazilian and British Film"

Semester: Winter Semester 2015-2016

Activities: Seminar "Contemporary Culture Horror, Memory, and Ethics,? and the paper "Violence in Contemporary Brazilian and US-American Film" 08/12/2015 Bio
Prof.Dr. Rafael Torres Sánchez

University of Guadalajara (Mexico)

Research Topic: "Urban Guerrilla in Guadalajara"

Semester: Winter Semester 2015-2016

Activities: Workshop "Modernity Atrophied in Latin America"

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Prof.Dr. Sergio Figueroa Buenrostro

University of Guadalajara (Mexico)

Research Topic: "The Micro Story in the Literary Tradition"

Semester: Summer Semester 2015

Activities: "The Latin American Tale"

Prof.Dr. John W. Lowe

The University of Georgia, Athens(United States)

Research Topic: "American Humor"

Summer School 2015

Activities: Seminario "American Comic Literature and Democracy"

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Prof.Dr. Luciane Correa Ferreira

Federal University of Minas Gerais (Brazil)

Research Topic: "Metaphor, Cognition and Culture: A study on conceptualizations of urban violence in Minas Gerais"

Semester: Summer Semester 2015

Activities: Seminar "Football and Language in Brazil", Seminar "Metaphor and Metonymy", Seminar "The Discourse about Urban Violence in Brazil and the US". Presentations "Social Status and the Discourse about Urban Violence in Brazil", 12/05/2015, and "Fear of Urban Violence in Brazil: a cognitive linguistic investigation" 5/20/2015.

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Prof.Dr. Blanca Estela Ruiz Zaragoza

University of Guadalajara (Mexico)

Research Topic: "Humor in Latin American Literature"

Semester: Winter Semester 2014-2015

Activities: Seminar "Humor has the floor. The playful and verbal humor in American literature"

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Prof.Dr. Djelal Kadir

Penn State University (United States)

Research Topic: "Empire Studies and Comparative Literary Studies in the Americas"

Semester: Winter Semester 2014-2015

Activities: Workshop "Voices of Resistance: Dissident Politics, Dissonant Poetics"

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