Abraham Acosta

Associate Professor, Spanish & Portuguese

Dr. Abraham Acosta is Assistant Professor of Latin American Cultural Studies in the Department of Spanish and Portuguese. He came to the University of Arizona from the University of Michigan where he received a Ph.D. in Comparative Literature (2007). Prof. Acosta's areas of interest include contemporary Latin American narrative, critical hybridity, political narratology, subaltern studies, postcolonial theory, and critical theory. His current research project is on the biopolitics of orality/literacy in 20th century Latin American cutural discourse.

Research Interests: Contemporary Latin American narrative, critical hybridity, political narratology, subaltern studies, postcolonial theory, and critical theory