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Rafael Climent-Espino

Assistant Professor in Spanish and Portuguese

Baylor University
One Bear Place #97393
Waco, TX 76798-7393
254-710-3897
Old Main 105
Rafael_Climent@baylor.edu

Fall 2014 Office Hours: T 10:00-11:00, R 2:00-3:00, and by appointment

EDUCATION
Ph.D. Spanish and Portuguese, Purdue University, 2012
M. A. Hispanic Literature, University of Granada, Spain, 2008
M. A. Teaching of Spanish as Second Language. Antonio de Nebrija University, Spain
B. A. Portuguese Philology, University of Granada, Spain
B. A. Hispanic Philology, University of Granada, Spain

AWARDS
2012 College of Liberal Arts Distinguished Dissertation Award, Purdue University

RESEARCH INTERESTS
Spanish American narrative 1950- present
Brazilian narrative 1950 - present
Material culture and literature
Textual studies and literature
Food studies and literature

COURSES TAUGHT AT BAYLOR
Elementary Portuguese (1401, 1402)
Intermediate Spanish (2310, 2320)
Latin American Literature 1950 – Present (Graduate course)

PUBLICATIONS

Journal Articles
“Terapia teatral: una lectura psicoanalítica de La noche de los asesinos de José Triana.” Confluencia. Revista Hispánica de Cultura y Literatura. Volume 30, 2. (Spring 2015).

“Ramón de Hoces el Sevillano: ¿figura histórica en Don Quijote de la Mancha?” Universidad Nacional de La Plata: Olivar: Revista de Literatura y Cultura Españolas, Vol. 17 (2012): 23-29. Buenos Aires, Argentina.

“Textualidades negativas: um novo traço de coesão na poesia modernista brasileira.” City University of New York Language and Literature Journal, Vol. 7, 1 (2012), https://ojs.gc.cuny.edu/index.php/lljournal/article/view/1105/1279.

“Rádio e rádio-teatro em Boquinhas pintadas de Manuel Puig.” Belo Horizonte: Departamento de Comunicação Social, FAFICH/UFMG. Rádio em Revista, Vol. 7 (2011): 22-25.

"El receptor en el punto de mira: exordios encontrados en la primera parte de Don Quijote de la Mancha." Bulletin of the Cervantes Society of America, Vol. 30, 2 (2010): 101-14
https://www.h-net.org/~cervantes/csa/articf10/Climent-EspinoF10.pdf.

“Jogos de alteridade em A menor mulher do mundo de Clarice Lispector.” University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Romance Notes. Vol. 49, 3 (2009): 339-46.

“Ramón Gómez de la Serna y la Generación del 27.” Madrid/Buenos Aires: Boletín Ramón, 15 (2007): 49-58.

“Un filme literario: La flor de mi secreto de Pedro Almodóvar.” Berlín: Hispanorama, 117, (2007): 55-68.

“Espacio enajenante y espacio reivindicativo en Amor, curiosidad, prozac y dudas de Lucía Etxebarria.” En Menczel, Gabriella and Scholz, László. El espacio en la narrativa moderna en lengua española. Budapest, Hungary: Eötvös József Könyvkiadó, (2003): 144-51.

Interviews
“Censura, Literatura e cinema: entrevista com Ignácio de Loyola Brandão.” Portal Cronópios. Literatura Contemporânea Brasileira, 2011. https://www.cronopios.com.br/site/artigos.asp?id=5068.

Book reviews
Cañas Murillo, Jesús. Cajón de Sastre. Textos dispersos del setecientos español. Universidad de Extremadura, 2007. The Eighteenth-Century: A Current Bibliography (ECCB). Eds. Kevin L. Cope and Robert C. Leitz. Vol. 34. New York: AMS Press, 2012. 327-29.

Salas y Quiroga, Jacinto de. El dios del siglo. Ed. Russell P. Sebold. Madrid: Cátedra, 2013. Iberoamericana 51. Madrid: Veuvert, 2013. 221-222

ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS
2012- Present. Assistant Professor of Spanish and Portuguese. Baylor University
2008-2012. Teaching Assistant of Spanish and Portuguese. Purdue University
2007-2008. Lecturer of Spanish Language. Purdue University
2005-2007. Lecturer of Spanish Language and Culture. University of Évora, Portugal
2002-2005. Lecturer of Spanish Language and Literature. Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest, Hungary
2001-2002. Teaching Assistant of Spanish Language and Literature. Central College, Iowa