Alison Posey

PhD Student
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(on leave)

Alison Posey is on a leave of absence in Spain for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Education

Ph.D., Spanish, University of Virginia (projected 2020)

M.A., Spanish, University of Virginia (2017)

B.A., Spanish and Hispanic Studies, Hobart and William Smith Colleges (2015), summa cum laude

Research Interests

  • Women’s issues in modern Latin America, especially Perú
  • Contemporary Spanish and Latin American female novelists
  • Contemporary literary theory
  • Gender studies
  • Comparative literature studies

Teaching

SPAN 1060, Fall 2016–spring 2017

SPAN 2010, Fall 2015–spring 2016

Grants & Awards

Graduate

  • Member, Sigma Delta Pi
  • Charles Gorden Reid Fellowship, Summer 2016
  • Center for Global Innovation and Inquiry Grant, Spring 2016

Undergraduate

  • Member, Phi Beta Kappa
  • Awarded HWS Faculty Scholarship, 2011-2015