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Rebecca Biron

Photo of Rebecca BironAssociate Professor of Spanish and Comparative Literature
225 Dartmouth Hall
(603) 646-6549
rebecca.biron@dartmouth.edu

Research Interests

  • Latin American Literary and Cultural Studies
  • Literary Theory and Gender Studies
  • Mexican Cultural Criticism

Selected Publications:

Elena Garro and Mexico’s Modern Dreams (Bucknell University Press, forthcoming 2012)

City/Art: the Urban Scene in Latin America (ed) (Duke University Press, 2009)

Murder and Masculinity: Violent Fictions of 20th -Century Latin America (Vanderbilt University Press, 2000)

“It’s a Living: Hit Men in the Mexican Narco War” PMLA 127.4 (forthcoming 2012)

“El abecedario urbano: entre la semiótica y la filología en la Ciudad de México" Revista hispánica moderna (forthcoming 2012).

“Globalización.” Diccionario de Estudios Culturales Latinoamericanos. Eds. Robert Irwin and Mónica Szurmuk. Mexico: Editorial Siglo XXI and Ediciones Mora, 2009: 199-123.

“Muerte en el DF.” Género, Cultura y Sociedad No. 3 (otoño 2006): 79-116.

“Marvel, Monster, Myth: The City in Latin American Literature.” Cruelty and Utopia: Cities and Architectures of Latin America. Ed. Jean-Francois Lejeune. Brussels: CIVA Editions, 2003: 119-133.

“Joking Around with Mexican History: Parody in Ibargüengoitia, Castellanos, and Sainz.” Revista de Estudios Hispánicos 34 (2000): 479-498.

“Feminist Periodicals and Political Crisis in Mexico: fem, debate feminista and La Correa Feminista in the 1990s.” Feminist Studies 22.1 (1996): 151-169. 

Last Updated: 4/22/14