Department of Spanish and Portuguese

Boris Corredor


Associate Professor of Instruction

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Interests


Early Modern Peninsular and Latin American literary studies Culinary civilizations in the Hispanic world Adaptation in the Language Classroom

Biography


Boris Corredor holds a Ph.D. from Boston University in Hispanic Language and Literature and a B.A. in History from Universidad del Valle (Cali, Colombia). He has taught language, literature, and culture courses at several institutions, including Boston University, Dartmouth College, and Tufts University.  He has implemented adaptation as a method of interpreting film, literature, and creative storytelling in the Language Classroom.
His publications include:
Spanish Grammar E-Z, Barron’s, 2009

“Entre viejas, tras del fuego, hilando sus ruecas: Escritura y oralidad en Retrato de la Lozana andaluza” in Nueva revista: eHumanista/Cervantes Volume 38, 2018.

«Le cinéma : un rêve failli de l’imaginaire national colombien, le cas du film Le drame du 15 octobre (1915) » in Imaginaires cinématographiques des turbulences politiques dans les Amériques latines, Rennes : Presses Universitaires de Rennes, Rennes, 2012

Corredor, B., & Rivera, J. E. Introducción. In H. Lozano (Ed.), La vorágine, edición establecida por Hernán Lozano. Bogotá: Editorial California-edit Contenidos digitales, 2018

Courses


SPN 327C • Adv Gram & Writing In Context

44920 • Spring 2022
Meets TTH 8:00AM-9:30AM BEN 1.106
GCWr

Study and practice of Spanish grammar that includes reading exercises and guided composition designed to develop writing skills across styles. Students will be exposed to various topics in Spanish language, literature, and culture.

SPN 328C • Intro To Literatures/Culs

45005 • Spring 2022
Meets TTH 2:00PM-3:30PM MEZ 1.208
GC

Overview of Iberian and/or Latin American literatures and cultures, including the arts and popular expressions, from a multidisciplinary perspective. Among the regions studied are Spain; North, Central, and South America; the Caribbean; and related areas in Africa.

SPN 601D • First-Year Spanish I

45495 • Fall 2021
Meets W 10:00AM-12:00PM BEN 1.124
Hybrid/Blended

Focus on the development of multilingual literacy through the analysis and use of Spanish to achieve linguistic competence (simple present and past tenses, pronouns, adjectives), communication and interactional competence (complimenting, thanking, requesting, giving opinions), and metalinguistic competence (parts of speech, sociolinguistic cues, dialectal differences).

SPN 327C • Adv Gram & Writing In Context

45855 • Fall 2021
Meets MWF 2:00PM-3:00PM JES A307A
GCWr

Study and practice of Spanish grammar that includes reading exercises and guided composition designed to develop writing skills across styles. Students will be exposed to various topics in Spanish language, literature, and culture.

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