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Victor Carreño

Lecturer, Spanish

Victor Carreno

Kaufman Hall

(405) 325-1352

Victor Carreño received his PH.D. in Spanish from Columbia University (2004).  From 2004-2018 he worked at the Universidad del Zulia, Venezuela. Since 2018 he has worked as a Spanish Lecturer in the Department of Modern Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics at the University of Oklahoma. His areas of research include the Narrative of the Venezuelan diaspora in the 21st century, Borders crossings and migration in Latin American film and visual arts. His book La voz del resentimiento: Lenguaje y violencia en Miguel de Unamuno was awarded the Monte Ávila Editores prize in 2006 in Venezuela. He published a selection of his translations in the book Poetas románticos ingleses (2009). His novel Cuaderno de Manhattan was awarded the Fundavag prize in 2014 in Venezuela.

Courses taught in Spring 2020:
SPAN 3523-002 MW 1:30-2:45
SPAN 3423-003 TR 9:00-10:15
SPAN 3073-002 MWF 10:30-11:20
SPAN 3073-001 MWF 9:30-10:20

Book cover for Cuaderno de Manhattan
Cuaderno de Manhattan by Victor Carreño