Mac J. Wilson

Assistant Professor, Spanish & Portuguese

3142 JFSB

801-422-3964

Curriculum Vitae

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Teaching Experience

I enjoy providing my students with thought provoking reading and activities to promote empathy, critical thinking, and meaningful discussions on subjects such as culture, ethics, beauty, metaphysics, and learning.

Research

My current research interests revolve around ecocritical perspectives on 20th and 21st century poetry and film from Spanish America.

Selected Publications

  • “The Door and the Key: The Dialectic of Image and Text in Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires” Symposium. (Forthcoming in 2021)
  • “Scheherazade, Achilles, and Borges: ‘El sur’ as an Infinite Narrative.” Confluencia. Vol 34, 1 (2018). 47-60.
  • “La utopía banal: La urbanización, la globalización y la anti-bucólica en Últimas noticias del paraíso.” Ecozon@: European Journal of Literature, Culture and Environment, vol. 3, 1 (2012).

Service

I enjoy working closely with colleagues and students to promote learning and collaboration.

Citizenship assignments

  •  Peer teaching initiative coordinator
  •  Faculty adviser to department student-led journal, Entremundos

Office Hours:
W 2:00 - 4:00
3142 JFSB