Cara Kinnally

Cara Kinnally

Associate Professor // Spanish and Portuguese // SLC

Associate Professor // Latin American Studies // SIS

Associate Professor // Comparative Literature // SIS

Associate Professor // SLC

Associate Professor // SIS

Affiliated Faculty // American Studies // SIS

Curriculum vitae

Office and Contact

Room: SC 282

Office hours: Spring 2020: T/TH 10:30-11:30 am


Phone: 765.494.0397

Fax: 765.496.1700



SPAN241  Introduction to Hispanic Literature

SPAN482 Latin American Civilization

SPAN483 Latin American Culture: Latino/a Immigrant Experiences in the U.S. 


SPAN 551: 19th-Century Spanish American Literature 

SPAN 555: Latino/a Literature

SPAN 556: Mexican Literature 

SPAN 659: Race and Citizenship Along the Border: The Transnational Origins of Chicano/a Literature 

SPAN 659: Rebellious Latinas: Sex and Gender in Latin American and U.S. Latino Culture 

Ph.D. in Hispanic Literatures & American Studies (combined Ph.D), Indiana University, 2013




Mexican and Mexican American literature; Latino/a studies and literature; border studies; empire studies and (post) colonial theory; critical race theory.

Forgotten Futures, Colonized Pasts: Transnational Collaboration In Nineteenth-Century Greater Mexico (Bucknell UP, 2019) 



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