Latin America in Space

Event Start Date: March 20, 2017 4:00 PM
Event End Date: March 20, 2017 5:00 PM


Guest Lecture By
Associate Professor of Spanish and Portuguese, Iowa State University
Rachel Haywood Ferreira

"Latin America in Space"

Monday, March 20 | 4:00 PM
Pugh Hall 210

Rachel Haywood Ferreira’s research focuses primarily on early and Golden Age Latin American and comparative science fiction. The working title of her next book is “Latin American Science Fiction in the Space Age.” She is a co-editor of the journal Extrapolation, an Associate Editor of Alambique: Revista Académica de Ciencia-Ficción y Fantasía and serves on the editorial boards of the journals Science Fiction Studies, Journal of the Fantastic in the Arts, and Zanzalá – Revista Brasileira de Estudos de Ficção Científica; she is subeditor for Latin American and Iberian science fiction for The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction.

Sponsored by:

UF Center for Latin American Studies

UF Department of Spanish & Portuguese Studies

UF Department of English Marston-Milbauer Research Foundation