Sibylle Fischer

Associate Professor of Spanish and Portuguese

- Ph.D. 1995 (Comparative Literature/Spanish and Portuguese), Columbia University; M.A. 1987 (Latin American Studies, Philosophy, German Literature), Freie Universit├Ąt Berlin

External Affiliations:
Modern Language Association, Latin American Studies Association, Caribbean Philosophical Association

Areas of Research/Interest: Caribbean literature and culture; Spanish American Independence; the Haitian Revolution; culture and politics in the nineteenth century; the history of political thought.

Select Publications:

Modernity Disavowed: Haiti and the Cultures of Slavery in the Age of Revolution (Forthcoming Duke University Press 2004)
Cirilo Villaverde, Cecilia Vald├ęs or El Angel Hill. Trans. Helen Lane. Introduction and notes. Oxford University Press (forthcoming Oxford UP).

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