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Nora Erro-Peralta
Ph.D., University of Toronto, Canada
Areas of Expertise
Latin American Literature of the Twentieth Century
Latin American Women Writers
Latina Writers
Hispanic Civilization and Culture
Latin American Narrative
Latin American Theater
Latin American Studies
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Nora Erro-Peralta
Selected Publications:


• Beyond the Border: A New Age in Latin American Women’s Fiction. Gainesville, Fl.: UP of Florida, 2000. 2nd. Edition. Co-editor Caridad Silva.

• La nueva escritora hispánica. Miami: Editorial Universal, 1990. Co-editor. Juan Cruz Mendizábal.

• Puerta abierta: la nueva escritora latinoamericana. Mexico City: Joaquín Mortiz, 1986. Co-editor Caridad Silva-Velázquez.


• “Isabel Allende,” Concise Dictionary of World Literary Biography: African, Caribbean, and Latin American Writers. Columbia, S.C.: Bruccoli, Clark, Layman, Inc. 2000.37-45.

• “Creación e identidad en The House on the Lagoon de Rosario Ferré.” in La seducción de la

escritura: Los discursos de la cultura hoy Eds. Rosaura Hernández Monroy and Manuel F. Medina. Mexico: Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana, Universidad Estatal de Michigan, Universidad de Louisville, 1997. 176-81.

• “Teaching Approaches to Sweet Diamond Dust.” CCHA Review. Special Issue. August 1996. 119-29.

• “Armonía Somers.” in Spanish American Women Writers. Ed. Diane Marting. Westport, Ct.:

Greenwood P, 1990. 493-500.

Awards and grants:

Professorial Excellence Program Award. Florida Atlantic University, 1998; Scholar-in-Residence.“The Women of Latin America: Images and Realities,” 1998, University of Orlando Foundation Humanities Institute, Valencia Community College, Orlando, Florida, August 10-21, 1998; National Endowment for the Humanities Award “Women in Twentieth Century Latin America.” 1996-1197; Florida Endowment for the Humanities,” Summer 1990; Research Grant, Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada, 1978; Fulbright Scholarship, 1961.

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