Contested Sites of Dependence and Independence in Latin America
Notes on Contributors
Mel Boland is a lecturer in Spanish and linguistics at NUI Galway, where he also directs the MA in translation studies and coordinates the MA in Spanish. He previously worked as a senior tutor in Spanish and linguis- tics at University College Dublin. He teaches across a wide range of areas, from Spanish language teaching and translation through to modules on linguistics and sociolinguistics, while his principal research areas of inter- est are the fiction of Chilean author Isabel Allende and the intersection of language and education policy in Latin America. Barry Cannon is a postdoctoral CARA fellow with the School of Law and Government, Dublin City University, funded by the Irish Research Council for the Humanities and Social Sciences (IRCHSS). He is currently researching the Latin American right at the Instituto de Iberoamérica, University of Salamanca. He is author of Hugo Chávez and the Bolivarian Revolution: Populism and Democracy in a Globalised Age (2009) and has published articles on Venezuela and Central America in a number of aca- demic journals including Third World Quarterly, Bulletin of Latin American Research, Development and Practice and Democratization. David Conlon is currently completing his doctoral dissertation at NUI Galway. His work examines the theme of space in the writings of Rodolfo Walsh and Ricardo Piglia. He has published articles on the work of Walsh, Piglia, Juan Gelman and Raúl Zurita. Catherine Davies is Professor of Hispanic and Latin American Studies at the University of Nottingham, specializing in literature and cultural...
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