Area Studies

Lecture: "Waiting Before the Law"

Date: November 7, 2012
Time: 4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Location: KC 2263

Debra Castillo is Stephen H. Weiss Presidential Fellow, Emerson Hinchliff
Professor of Hispanic Studies, and Professor of Comparative Literature
at Cornell University. She is also director of the Latin American Studies
Program. In her research, she specializes in contemporary narrative
from the Spanish-speaking world (including the United States), gender
studies, cultural theory, and theater. She is the author, co-author,
translator, or editor of a dozen books and around a hundred scholarly
articles. Debra is frequently called on nationally and internationally for
conference keynote addresses, invited lectures, and distinguished
lecturer appointments in the US, Canada, Europe, Latin America (Mexico,
Argentina, Puerto Rico, Perú, Costa Rica), India, and Taiwan.