William Carr

Full-Time Faculty, Spanish & Portuguese

3144 JFSB


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Teaching Experience

I want my students to succeed, to be happy, and to do good. These outcomes do not necessarily correlate with higher grades, but they do correlate with real learning.


Political Humor, translation pedagogy, popular humor under dictatorships and corrupt governments, humor and/in translation.

Selected Publications

• Gila Cuesta, Miguel. “How I Went to War,” translated by Will Carr. Asymptote Blog: Translation Tuesday featured translation, April 20, 2021.
• Carr, William F., and Dale J. Pratt. “Minds in the Cave: Translation and Early Human Subjectivities in Spanish Novels of Prehistory”: pp. 17-44. Ometeca: Science and Humanities 23 (2017).
• “Cristóforo Quijote.” La marca hispánica 21 (2011): 20-25.

Citizenship assignments

• HUM Grant Proposals Reviewer (W 2021)
• Curriculum & Assessment Committee
• EFSNTOS Committee (Early Faculty Saying NO to Other Stuff)