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Modern Languages & Literatures

Selene Zander

Professor Selene Zander

Visiting Assistant Professor - Spanish
Ph.D. in Romance Languages and Literatures, UC Berkeley 2012

Office: University Hall 3908
Phone: 310.258.5421

Office hours: MW - 3:00-4:00 pm ; WF - 8:30-10:00 am and by appointment

Area of Specialization:

Nineteenth and Twentieth Century Hispanic Caribbean Literature 


Selected Publications:

  • “Maternal Disavowed: Wet Nurses and Racial Contact in Colonial Cuba.” Feminist and Critical Perspectives on Caribbean Mothering. Eds. Silva, Dorsía Smith, and Simone A. James Alexander. Trenton, NJ: Africa World Press 2013.

Forthcoming: “Contagious Invasions: The 1833 Cholera Epidemic in Havana."