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Lisa Nalbone

Lisa Nalbone, Ph.D.

Education

  • Ph.D. from Florida State University
  • M.S. from Georgetown University
  • B.A. from St. Bonaventure University

Research Interests

  • Modern and Contemporary Spanish and Spanish American Literatures, including Fin de Siècle (19th-20th) Spain
  • Hispanic Modernisms
  • Gender Studies
  • 20th Century Spanish Women's Writing
  • Spanish Civil War
  • Generation of 98

Selected Publications

Books

Edited Collections

Articles/Essays

  • Forthcoming “The Legal, Medical, and Social Contexts of the ‘Angel in the House.’” Teaching the Works of Emilia Pardo Bazán. Ed. Margot Versteeg and Susan Walter. NY: Modern Language Association. 
  • Forthcoming "Censorship: Blasco Ibáñez and the Trajectory of His Narrative Production (1939-1978)." Journal of Blasco Ibáñez Studies.
  • Nalbone, Lisa. “Spaces of Enclosure in Liberata Masoliver’s Barcelona en llamas.” Spanish Women Writers and Spain's Civil War. Ed. Roberta Johnson and Maryellen Bieder. New York: Routledge. 2017.
  • "Moving through Time and Space in Mercedes Rubio's Las siete muchachas del liceo (1957) via Wagner's Parsifal in Barcelona, Spain (1914)." Studies in Medievalism. Ed. Karl Fugelso. XXV (2016): 37-44.
  • "La metaficción en los cuentos del escritor panameño Enrique Jaramillo Levi.” Maga (Panama). 77 (2015): 24-28
  • “Conjuros, seducción y tribulaciones en La última fada de Pardo Bazán.” De Britania a Britonia: La leyenda artúrica en tierras de Iberia: cultura, literatura y traducción. Cuaderno de Bretoña. Ed. Juan Miguel Zarandona. Bern, Switzerland: Peter Lang International, 2014. 282-293.
  • “La política y la (de)construcción de valores en El caballero encantado.” Galdós. Los fundamentos de una épocaEd. Yolanda Arencibia and Rosa María Quintana. Gran Canaria: Cabildo de Gran Canaria, 2014. 309-314.
  • La construcción de la feminidad en la novela española: la mujer novelista de los 50 y 60.” Literatura y Cine: El Bicentenario de la Independencia Iberoamericana y de la Constitución de Cádiz. Asociación Hispánica de Humanidades. Ed. Jorge H. Valdivieso and Enrique Ruis-Fornells Silverde, (2014). 100-107.
  • Border Crossings and Journeys of Discovery: Carmen Conde’s Las oscuras raíces and Solamente un viaje." South Atlantic Review. 78 (2013) 59-74.
  • “La naturaleza y el imaginario nicaragüense: Una lectura ecocéntrica de Jaguar puro inmarchito de Carmen Conde.” Aula Lírica 5 (2013): 47-60.  http://www.aulalirica.org/numerov.pdf
  • "Rewriting Genre and Gender in Tremendismo: Temporal, Spatial, and Auditory Signs in Carmen Conde's Mientras los hombres mueren." Letras Femeninas 38.2 (2012): 97-109.
  • "La visión ginocéntrica en Mientras los hombres mueren de Carmen Conde." Hispania 94 (2011): 229-39. (Lead article)
  • La dialéctica del tradicionalismo y de la modernidad mediante el traslado geográfico en Sin rumbo de Eugenio Cambaceres. Crítica Hispánica 33.1-2 (2011): 65-77.
  • "Las confesiones y los espacios de deseo en La Incógnita y Realidad." Actas del IX Congreso Galdosiano. Ed. Yolanda Arencibia and Rosa María Quintana. Gran Canaria: Cabildo de Gran Canaria, 2011. 410-18.
  • "Entrevista con el escritor cubano Ricardo Viñalet." Pegaso 4 (2010): 79-86.
  • "Colonized And Colonizer Disjunction: Power And Truth In Zeno Gandía’s La Charca." Hispánofila 159 (2010): 23-37.
  • "El vértice de la modernidad en La Quimera y Dulce dueño de Emilia Pardo Bazán."La Literatura de Emilia Pardo Bazán, Ed. José Manuel González Herrán, Cristina Patiño Eirín y Ermitas Penas Varela. A Coruña: Fundacion CaixaGalicia y Casa-Museo Emilia Pardo Bazán, 2009. 483-91.
  • "The Poetics of War in Carmen Conde’s Mientras los hombres mueren." Romance Notes 49.3 (2009): 277-85.
  • “El derrumbe sistemático de la relación colonia/colonizado: La muñeca de Carmela Eulate Sanjurjo.” Baquiana IX (2007-2008): 144-49.
  • “Lola Rodríguez de Tió and Luis Lloréns Torres: Literary Precursors of Puerto Rican Political Ideology.” SECOLAS Annals 32 (2000):125-31.
  • “Collectivity vs. Individuality: Duplicity in Plantation Society in La charca by Manuel Zeno Gandía.” Southeastern Latin Americanist 41 (1997): 38-45.

Book Sections/Chapters

  • "On Being a Writer: The Fictional Self in Enrique Jaramillo Levi's Caracol y otros cuentos." Encuentro con la literatura panameña. Panama: Universal, 2003. 109-29.

Book Reviews

  • Forthcoming Patricia O'Byrne. Post-War Spanish Women Novelists and the Recuperation of Historical Memory. Woodbridge, Suffolk: Tamesis, 2014. Hispania
  • Jennifer Smith, Ed. Insolación. By Emilia Pardo Bazán. Newark, DE: Cervantes & Co. Spanish Classics Num. 54, 2011.” Anales Galdosianos 49 (2014): 137-138.
  • "Anna Caballé e Israel Rolón Barada. Carmen Laforet: Una mujer en fuga. Barcelona: RBA, 2010." Cincinnati Romance Review 29 (2010). Web. http://www.cromrev.com/volumes/2010-VOL29/11-Vol29-Caballe.pdf By invitation of author.
  • "Horno-Delgado Asunción y Janet N.Gold, Eds. Mujeres y cambio desde la letra. Santo Domingo, República Dominicana: Secretaría del Estado de la Mujer, 2005." Hispania. 91.1 (2008): 206-07.
  • "Linhard, Alexa Tabea. Fearless Women in the Mexican Revolution and the Spanish Civil War. St. Louis, MO: U of St. Louis P., 2005." Hispania 91.3 (2008): 617-18.
  • "Valera, Juan. Juanita la Larga. Robert M. Fedorchek, Intr. and Trans. Washington, DC: Catholic University Press of America, 2006." Letras Peninsulares 21.1 (2008): 170-72.

Conference Papers/Presentations

  • April 2017. "Transition and Liminality in Elisa Brufal’s Siete puertas (1954/1964)." Kentucky Foreign Language Conference. Lexington, KY.
  • November 2016. “Vicente Blasco Ibáñez and the Censorship of his Novels.” South Atlantic Modern Language Association . Jacksonville, FL.
  • October 2016. “Success of Women Faculty: Revisiting Horizontal and Vertical Mentoring Models.” 9th Annual Mentoring Conference. Albuquerque, NM. With Amanda Anthony and Linda Walters.
  • April 2016. “Representations of Space in Pérez Galdós’s “Novel on the Streetcar” and Verne’s 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea.” Nineteenth-Century Studies Association Conference, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, NE.
  • March 2016. “Teaching AP Spanish Literature/Culture Terminology (Pardo Bazán, Unamuno, García Lorca).” California Language Teachers’ Association Annual Conference, Visalia, CA.
  • November 2015. “A Poetics of Art: The Painter’s Gaze in the Novels of Pardo Bazán, Pérez Galdós and Blasco Ibáñez.” South Atlantic Modern Language Association. Durham, NC.
  • October 2015. “Reconciling Paganism and Christianity in Emilia Pardo Bazán’s La última fada.” Asociación Internacional de Literatura y Cultura Femenina Hispánica. Milwaukee, WI.
  • April 2015. “Spaces of Enclosure in Liberata Masoliver’s Barcelona en llamas.” 68th Annual Kentucky Foreign Language Conference. Lexington, KY.
  • November 2014. “Narratives of Confinement: The Body Feminine in the Mid-Twentieth Century Spanish Novel.” South Atlantic Modern Language Association. Atlanta, GA. 
  • June 2014. “Comunicando los espacios de guerra en Barcelona en llamas de Liberata Masoliver.” VII Congreso Internacional de la Asociación Hispánica de Humanidades. Santiago de Compostela, Spain.
  • April 2014. "Subverting Socially Prescribed Masculinity: Intersections of Class, Gender and Ethnicity in Pardo Bazán’s La sirena negra." Kentucky Foreign Language Conference, Lexington, KY.
  • November, 2013. "Process-Based Learning and Academic Integrity in the Language Classroom." ACTFL, Orlando, FL.
  • November, 2013. "Reconfiguring the Image of Race, Class, and Gender from the Homeland in Liberata Masoliver's Efún: Plantation Culture in Spanish Guinea." SAMLA, Atlanta, GA.
  • June, 2013. "La política y la (de)construcción de valores en El caballero encantado." X Congreso Galdosiano, Las Palmas, Spain.
  • April, 2013. "Los enigmas de la naturaleza: Carmen Conde y Jaguar puro inmarchito." XXXIII Asamblea y Congreso Internacional de ALDEEU, St. Augustine, FL.
  • March 2013. "Mapping Gender and Class: Power and Truth in Pardo Bazáns La Quimera." Third Biennial Florida International University Symposium -- Escritoras: From Enlightenment to Modernismo, Miami, FL.
  • January 2013. "From Enigma to Epiphany: Symbolic Convergence Theory in 'A la hora en que cierran los bares' by Soledad Puértolas." Modern Language Association Annual Convention, Boston, MA.
  • November 2012. "Border Crossings and Journeys of Discovery: Carmen Conde's Las oscuras raíces and Solamente un viaje." South Atlantic Modern Language Association. Raleigh, NC.
  • June 2012. "La construcción de la feminidad en la novela española: la mujer novelista de los 50 y 60." VI Congreso de la Asociación Hispánica de Humanidades, Madrid, Spain.
  • April 2012. "Writing the Desecrated Body and Blood: Pardo Bazán's 'Sor Bibiana,' 'Corpus', 'Vampiro,' and '¿Justicia?'" 63rd Annual Kentucky Foreign Language Conference (KFLC). Lexington, KY.
  • January 2012. "Human versus Nonhuman: Collective Hybridity in Emilia Pardo Bazán's The Last Fairy." 127th Modern Language Association (MLA) Annual Convention. Seattle, WA.
  • November 2011. "The Roots of Tremendismo in Carmen Conde's Mientras los hombres mueren." South Atlantic Modern Language Association, Atlanta, GA.
  • October, 2011. “Shapeshifting and the Supernatural: The Hybrid Collective in Emilia Pardo Bazán’s The Last Fairy.” 26th Annual International Conference Studies in Medievalism, Albuquerque, NM.
  • January 2011. “España sin rey: Emplotment Betrays Commitment.” Modern Language Association (MLA) Annual Convention, Los Angeles, CA.
  • November 2010. "Gendered Spaces in Galdós' Tristana." South Atlantic Modern Language Association Annual Convention, Atlanta, GA.
  • October 2010. "When Motherhood Fails: Pardo Bazán’s La sirena negra." Mid-America Conference on Hispanic Literature, St. Louis, MO.
  • April 2010. “Scissors and Hemlines: The New Woman, the New Century in Pardo Bazán’s Journalism.” Kentucky Foreign Language Conference, Lexington, KY.
  • November 2009. “Shifted Gender Scripting: Carmen Conde’s Cobre.” Mountain Interstate Foreign Language Conference, Greenville, SC.
  • November 2009. “Trickery, Seduction, and Distress in Pardo Bazán’s La última fada.” Mid-America Conference on Hispanic Literature, Lawrence, KS.
  • July 2009. "Las confesiones y los espacios de deseo en La incógnita y Realidad." IX Congreso Galdosista, Las Palmas, Spain.
  • April 2009. "(Un)conditional Response in Carmen Conde’s Soy la madre." Kentucky Foreign Language Conference, Lexington, KY.
  • December 2008. “Engendered Textual-Spatial Narrative: La incógnita, Realidad, and Tristana.” Modern Language Association (MLA) Annual Convention, San Francisco, CA.
  • November, 2008. “Economy of Gender in La muñeca by Carmela Eulate Sanjurjo.” South Atlantic Modern Language Association (SAMLA), Louisville, KY.
  • November, 2007.  "Disjunction and Violence in Carmen Conde's Mientras los hombres mueren." SAMLA, Atlanta, GA.
  • April 2007. "Heterotopias: Vehicle of Spatial Movement in Pérez Galdós's El caballero encantado." KFLC, Lexington, KY.
  • April 2005. “La dialéctica ginocéntrica en Mientras los hombres mueren de Carmen Conde,” 58th Annual KFLC. Lexington, KY.
  • October 2003. “Isolation Vs. Interaction: The Case of Tugging Emotions in Blasco Ibáñez's La barraca," 18th Annual Interdisciplinary Conference. Atlanta, GA
  • October 2002. “(Dis)Order in Late Nineteenth Century Society in Zeno Gandía's La charca,” 17th Annual International Conference in Literature and the Visual Arts.  Atlanta, GA.
  • March 2001. "The Literary/Political Nexus of Coll y Toste's Leyendas puertorriqueñas and Reseña del estado social," Southeastern Council of Latin American Studies (SECOLAS). Veracruz, Mexico; 2001.
  • March 2000. "Lola Rodríguez de Tió and Luis Lloréns Torres:  Literary Precursors of Puerto Rican Political Ideology," SECOLAS.  Myrtle Beach, SC.
  • October 1999. "The Ubiquitous Turn of the Corner in Rosa Chacel's Estación.  Ida y vuelta." Mountain Interstate Foreign Language Conference (MIFLC).  Chattanooga, TN.

Miscellaneous Publications

  • Forthcoming Translation of “Explaining Nineteenth-Century Spanish Literature: The Evaluation of Pardo Bazán’s Literature Lessons.” By Íñigo Sánchez-Llama. Teaching the Works of Emilia Pardo Bazán. Ed. Margot Versteeg and Susan Walter. NY: Modern Language Association.
  • Translation of The Last Fairy from the Original Spanish: Emilia Pardo Bazán’s La última fada. De Britania a Britonia: La leyenda artúrica en tierras de Iberia: cultura, literatura y traducción. Cuaderno de Bretoña. Ed. Juan Miguel Zarandona. Bern, Switzerland: Peter Lang International, 2014. 297-334.
  • "Manuel Zeno Gandía." World Literature in Spanish: An Encyclopedia. Vol. 3. Ed. Maureen Ihrie and Salvador A. Oropesa. Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-CLIO, 2011. 1050.
  • “Carmen Conde.” World Literature in Spanish: An Encyclopedia. Vol. 1. Ed. Maureen Ihrie and Salvador A. Oropesa. Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-CLIO, 2011. 230. http://books.google.com/books?id=zPDFHE_5besC&pg=PR5&source=gbs_selected_pages&cad=3#v=snippet&q=carmen%20conde&f=false
  • ¡Arriba! Student Activities Manual. 5th Edition. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall, 2008. Co-authored with Enriq Figueras.
  • ¡Arriba! Lab Manual. 4th Edition. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall, 2004. Co-authored with Enriq Figueras.
  • Plazas: Lugar de encuentros. 2nd Edition. Boston: Heinle and Heinle, 2004. Co-authored with Robert Hershberger et al.
  • "Jorge Teillier." Dictionary of Literary Biography: Modern Spanish Poets. Vol. 283. Ed. María Salgado. Detroit: Gale. 2002. 345-49.
  • "García Balmaseda, Joaquina." Feminist Encyclopedia of Spanish Literature. Vol. 1. Ed. Janet Pérez. Greenwood, CT: Greenwood P. 2002. 263-64.
  • "Palacio Valdés, Armando (1853-1938): Women in His Works." Feminist Encyclopedia of Spanish Literature. Vol. 2. Ed. Janet Pérez. Greenwood, CT: Greenwood P. 2002. 454-56.
  • "Pereda, José María de (1833-1906): His Portrayal of Women." Feminist Encyclopedia of Spanish Literature. Vol. 2. Ed. Janet Pérez. Greenwood, CT: Greenwood P. 2002. 468-71.
  • "Saéz de Melgar, Faustina (1834?-1895)." Feminist Encyclopedia of Spanish Literature. Vol. 2. Ed. Janet Pérez, Greenwood, CT: Greenwood P. 2002. 533-34.
  • Plazas: Lugar de encuentros. Boston: Heinle and Heinle, 2000. Co-authored with Robert Hershberger et al.

Awards

  • 2016 UCF Scroll and Quill Society
  • 2015 Research Incentive Award (RIA)
  • 2013 Fall Visiting Scholar Appointment, Universidad de Alcalá de Henares, Spain
  • 2013 Fall Sabbatical Award, UCF
  • 2012 Teaching Incentive Program (TIP) Award
  • 2012 Nomination: Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching Award
  • 2009 Nomination: Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching Award
  • 2007 Women's Center Research Award in the Arts and Humanities
  • 2007 TIP Award
  • 2002 TIP Award

Courses

Course Number Course Title Mode Date and Time Syllabus
10693 SPW3101 Survey of Spanish Lit Ⅱ Face2Face M,W 4:30PM - 5:45PM Not Online
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18845 SPW6485 Cont Peninsular Literature Face2Face W 6:00PM - 8:50PM Not Online
No Description Available
Course Number Course Title Mode Date and Time Syllabus
80773 SPN3300 Adv Spanish Grammar & Comp Rdce Time M,W 9:30AM - 10:20AM Not Online
No Description Available
90996 SPW4460 19th Century Spanish Lit Rdce Time M,W 10:30AM - 11:20AM Not Online
No Description Available
Course Number Course Title Mode Session Date and Time Syllabus
61197 SPW4372 Spanish Short Story Web B Web Not Online
No Description Available
Course Number Course Title Mode Date and Time Syllabus
20932 SPN3300 Adv Spanish Grammar & Comp Face2Face - Not Online
No Description Available
20933 SPN3344 Adv Spanish Native Fluency Ⅰ Face2Face - Not Online
No Description Available
20934 SPN3345 Adv Spanish Native Fluency Ⅱ Face2Face - Not Online
No Description Available
20936 SPN4510 Spanish Civilization & Culture Face2Face - Not Online
No Description Available
20937 SPN4780 Spanish Phonetics Face2Face - Not Online
No Description Available
20938 SPT3800 Spanish Translation & Interp Face2Face - Not Online
No Description Available
10702 SPW3101 Survey of Spanish Lit Ⅱ Face2Face M,W 4:30PM - 5:45PM Not Online
No Description Available
20939 SPW3101 Survey of Spanish Lit Ⅱ Face2Face - Not Online
No Description Available
19952 SPW6725 The Generation of 1898 Face2Face W 6:00PM - 8:50PM Not Online
No Description Available
Course Number Course Title Mode Date and Time Syllabus
92015 SPN3234 Advanced Directed Readings Face2Face - Not Online
No Description Available
80833 SPN3300 Adv Spanish Grammar & Comp Rdce Time M,W 9:30AM - 10:20AM Not Online
No Description Available
92013 SPN3300 Adv Spanish Grammar & Comp Face2Face - Not Online
No Description Available
92011 SPN3760 Advanced Spanish Oral Com Face2Face - Not Online
No Description Available
92012 SPN4510 Spanish Civilization & Culture Face2Face - Not Online
No Description Available
90599 SPW4720 The Generation of 1898 Rdce Time M,W 10:30AM - 11:20AM Not Online
No Description Available
Course Number Course Title Mode Session Date and Time Syllabus
50384 SPN1121C Ele Spanish Language & Civ Ⅱ Web B Web Not Online
No Description Available
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