Diego Valdecantos-Monteagudo

diego valdecantos-monteagudo

Position Title
Graduate Student in Spanish, Associate in Spanish

707 Sproul Hall
Bio

ADVISER(S)

Adrienne Martín
 

PROFILE

EDUCATION AND DEGREE(S)

  • Ph.D. in progress, University of California, Davis
  • M.A Spanish Golden Age Literature, Universidad Complutense de Madrid
  • B.A in Hispanic Philology, Universidad Complutense de Madrid
     

RESEARCH INTEREST(S)

  • Spanish Golden Age
  • Spanish Golden Age poetry
  • Spanish Golden Age narrative
  • Women writers in the Golden Age
  • Golden Age expressions of power
  • Religious Studies
  • Religious literature
  • Film Studies
  • Contemporary poetry
     

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

  • Spanish 2, 3
  • Spanish 21, 22, 23, 24
  • Spanish 32, 33
  •  Spanish 133N, Spanish Early Modern Literature
     

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

  • 2013: “Dos poemas de Quevedo como ejercicios espirituales” Society of Renaissance and Baroque HIspanic Poetry Conference. University of Virginia, Charlotteville, Virginia, October.
  • 2013: “Borges y lo barroco, lo barroco en Borges”  X Samuel G. Armistead Colloquium of Spanish and Portuguese Spanish Graduate Students. University of California, Davis. Davis, California, October.
  • 2014: “Un afecto amoroso de Sor Marcela de San Félix: hacia un análisis erótico de un poema religioso” Early Modern Image and Text Society Conference. Camdem New Jersey, October.
     

HONORS AND AWARDS

  • Joseph H. Silverman Memorial Scholarship (2016)

  • Graduate Studies Travel Award (2016)

  • GSA Travel Award (2013)

  • Moira A. Delgado Campus involvement Award. In appreciation of exceptional commitment and initiative promoting intercultural engagement as an international graduate student.