Dr. Hannah Burdette
BA in Spanish, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, 2005
MA in Spanish, Vanderbilt University, 2008
PhD in Hispanic Languages and Literatures, University of Pittsburgh, expected Dec. 2013
Spanish: Visiting Assistant Professor of Spanish
Modern Language Studies: Visiting Assistant Professor of Spanish
Special Interest: Contemporary indigenous literature and social movements in Latin America, postcolonial and subaltern studies, and inter-American approaches to indigenous studies
Hannah Burdette is teaching Intermediate Spanish I and Beginning Spanish II, though she enjoys teaching all levels of language, literature, and culture courses. She is particularly interested in interdisciplinary approaches to literature, contemporary social issues, the relationship between the U.S. and Latin America from the 19th century to the present, and the legacies of colonialism throughout the region.