Dr. Nora Erro-Peralta

Ph.D., Univeristy of Toronto, Canada
Professor

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

E-mail: peralta@fau.edu
Office Phone: 561-297-2724

Nora Erro-Peralta

Books

Beyond the Border: A New Age in Latin American Women's Fiction. 2nd edition. Gainesville, FL: University Press of Florida, 2000. Co-edited with Caridad Silva. http://bit.ly/1CjbLs2

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

Puerta abierta: La nueva escritora latinoamericana. Mexico City: Joaquín Mortiz, 1986. Co-edited with Caridad Silva-Velázquez.

Selected Articles

"Isabel Allende." Concise Dictionary of World Literary Biography: African, Caribbean, and Latin American Writers. Columbia, SC: Bruccoli, Clark, Layman, 2000. 37-45. http://amzn.to/1LMDrY4

"Creación e identidad en The House on the Lagoon de Rosario Ferré.: La seducción de la escritura: Los discursos de la cultura hoy. Edited by 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. August 1996. 119-29.

"Armonía Somers." Spanish American Women Writers: A Bio-Bibliographical Sourcebook. Edited by Diane Marting. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1990. 493-500. http://amzn.to/1KEnUtZ

Awards and Grants

Professorial Excellence Program Award. Florida Atlantic University, 1998.

Scholar-in-Residence. "The Women of Latin America: Images and Realities," 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," 1996-1997.

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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