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Araceli Tinajero

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Araceli Tinajero

Professor of Spanish

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NAC 6/336A
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212-650-6390
Email: 
atinajero@ccny.cuny.edu
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Araceli Tinajero. Before joining CUNY, professor Tinajero taught Japanese at the University of Wales and Spanish and Hispanic literatures at Middlebury College and Yale. She is the author of Orientalismo en el modernismo hispanoamericano; El lector de tabaquería (Eng. El Lector: A History of the Cigar Factory Reader); and Kokoro, una mexicana en Japón (Eng. Kokoro: A Mexican Woman in Japan). Tinajero is the editor of Cultura y letras cubanas en el siglo XXIExilio y cosmopolitismo en el arte y la literatura hispánica; and Orientalisms of the Hispanic and Luso-Brazilian World. She has co-edited two volumes: Technology and Culture in Twentieth Century México (with J. Brian Freeman) and Handbook on Cuban History, Literature, and the Arts: New Perspectives on Historical and Contemporary Social Change (with Mauricio Font). Tinajero teaches at the Graduate Center (Hispanic Literatures) and is the co-founder of the Mexico Study Group at the Bildner Center for Western Hemisphere Studies where she has been a fellow for more than a decade, and the founder of La Colección Mexicana/The Mexican Collection at CCNY Libraries. She is the Book Review Editor of the journal Asia / América Latina http://www.asiaamericalatina.org/

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Education
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Ph.D., Rutgers University.

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Courses Taught
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(GC) = The Graduate Center
(CCNY) = The City College of New York

- Orientalismos en la literatura hispánica y el mundo de habla portuguesa (GC)
- Latin American Society & Literature (GC)
- Literatura y exilio (GC and CCNY)
- Contemporary Spanish Drama (CCNY)
- Romanticism in Spanish-American Literature (CCNY)
- Spanish-American Theater (CCNY)
- Modernism in Spanish-American Poetry (CCNY)
- Topics in Spanish American Civilization I (CCNY)
- Topics in Spanish American Civilization II (CCNY)
- Masterworks of Spanish Literature II (CCNY)
- Independent Study (CCNY)
- Spanish American Literature of the 19th Century (CCNY)
- Spanish American Colonial Literature (CCNY)
- Studies in Spanish American Literature (CCNY)
- Practice in Writing Spanish (CCNY)
- Problems of Spanish Grammar (CCNY)
- Spanish for Heritage Speakers and Listeners I (CCNY)
- Intermediate Spanish (CCNY)
- Introductory Spanish II (CCNY)
- Introductory Spanish I (CCNY)

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PUBLICATIONS - BOOKS ONLY

Kokoro: A Mexican Woman in Japan. Trans. Daniel Shapiro. (Escribana, 2017).
        SPANISH: Kokoro, una mexicana en Japón. (Verbum 2012).

Handbook on Cuban History, Literature, and the Arts: New Perspectives on Historical and Contemporary Social Change.  (Paradigm Press, 2014). Co-editor, with Mauricio Font.

Orientalisms of the Hispanic and Luso-Brazilian World. (Escribana, 2014). Editor.

Exilio y cosmopolitismo en el arte y la literatura hispánica. (Verbum, 2013). Editor.

Technology and Culture in Twentieth Century Mexico.  (University of Alabama Press, 2013). Co-Editor, with J. Brian Freeman.

Cultura y letras cubanas en el siglo XXI.  (Iberoamericana, 2010). Editor.

El lector: A History of the Cigar Factory Reader. (University  of Texas Press, 2010).
SPANISH: El lector de tabaquería. (Verbum, 2007).

Orientalismo en el modernismo hispanoamericano (Purdue University Press, 2004).

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