Site Accessibility Statement
Wilfrid Laurier University Faculty of Arts
October 2, 2014
 
 
Canadian Excellence
Mendoza Montonera

Dr. Hugo De Marinis

Associate Professor (Spanish) & Chair

Contact Information
Email: hdemarinis@wlu.ca
Phone: 519 - 884 - 0710 ext.2652
Fax: 519 - 884 - 7369
Office Location: BA420 Bricker Academic
Office Hours: Tuesdays 4:30 - 6:30 pm or by appointment
Languages Spoken

English
Spanish

Academic Background

PhD and MA, University of Toronto

BA, York University 

Biography

Books:

 

Madre de Mendoza. Buenos Aires: Corregidor, 2013.

Entre viñas, guitarreadas y revoluciones. Mendoza: Cuyum, 2009.

Mendoza montonera. Buenos Aires: Corregidor, 2005.

La historia empuja. Buenos Aires: Del Valle, 2002.

 

 

Latest Articles:

"Se murió sentado en el inodoro." May 19, 2013.

"De memorias y testimonios." April 14, 2013.

"Masas." March 31, 2013.

"¿Abandonos?" March 24, 2013.

"Desensillar." March 17, 2013.

"Soledades y extravíos." March 10, 2013.

"Igualdades no tan iguales." February 10, 2013.

"Matices." January 6, 2013.

"Cacerola bis y Obama 'redux'." November 11, 2012.

"El Rolo: silencio cómplice." November 4, 2012.

Latest translations into Spanish:

Ali, Tariq, "Lincoln in His Lover Nightgown" London Review of Books, January 30, 2013: "Lincoln, con el piyama de su amante", February 3, 2013.

Zizek, Slavoj, "Zero Dark Thirty: Hollywood's Gift to American Power", The Guardian, January 25, 2013: "La noche más oscura: el regalo de Hollywood al poder de los Estados Unidos", January 27, 2013.

"Ecuador's Path", New Left Review, Sept / Oct. 2012, p. 88 - 104: "El camino de Ecuador", November 25 and December 02, 2012.

Previous selected articles:

 

"Lidia Beatriz" (168 - 76) in Hacerse cargo. Mendoza: Biblioteca por la memoria y la cultura popular, 2010.

"Resistencias de la aldea" in Studi Latinoamericani / Estudios Latinoamericanos 4. Udine: Forum, 2008.

“Maravillas, portentos y magia en Cien a{os de soledad.” (23-32) In Defiant Deviance. Editors: Cristina Santos and Adriana Spahr. New York: Peter Lang, 2006.

Book Review:

 

Lidia Santos: Kitsch tropical. Los medios en la literatura y el arte en América Latina” (236-38) in Canadian Journal of Latin American and Caribbean Studies Vol. 31 No 61

 

 

Selected Conference papers:

 

"Contemporary Struggles of Testimony in Argentina," Memory, Mediation and Remediation: International Conference on Memory in Literature and Film, WLU, April 28 - 30, 2011.

“Sergio Ramírez en el nuevo siglo: desde la búsqueda de la identidad nacional al asombro del descompromiso.” AATSP, Ryerson University, Toronto, November 2005.


Journals Editorial Board Memberships and other professional activities:

Canadian Journal of Latin American and Caribbean Studies

Huellas (National University of Cuyo - Argentina)

La Quinta pata (Editor 2008 - 2013) (Spanish online Current Affairs weekly magazine - Argentina)

Center for Memory and Testimony Studies (Co-director) 

 

 

 

In the News

On Madre de Mendoza (Spanish)

- Diario Uno (Mendoza), June 30, 2013: http://m.diariouno.com.ar/mobile/bb/nota.html?id=L2NvbnRlbmlkb3MvMjAxMy8wNi8yOC9ub3RpY2lhXzAxMzkuaHRtbA==

Poslodocosmo, June 22, 2013: 

 

- MDZ Online, June 04, 2013: http://www.mdzol.com/video/468885/

- Edición Cuyo, June 04, 2013: http://www.edicionuncuyo.com/novedades/index/luz-de-la-historia

- Radio Nacional Mendoza, May 30, 2013: http://radionacionalmendoza.blogspot.ca/2013/05/publicacion-del-libro-sobre-la-vida-de.html?spref=fb (audio interview)