Ana Eire

Ana Eire

Professor of Spanish

Dr. Eire currently holds the Kathleen A. Johnson Chair of Humanities. In 2019 she received the Hand Award for Research, Creative, and Professional Activity.

  • PhD, Vanderbilt University

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Course Sampling

  • Oral Expression
  • Business in Hispanic Cultures
  • Spanish Film
  • Hispanic poetry
  • Seminars: Pablo Neruda, Hispanic Love Poetry, Hispanic Short-Novel, Ethics in Literature and Film

Areas of Expertise

  • Spanish 
  • Hispanic poetry
  • Spanish-American twentieth-century literature, film studies and cultural history

Biography

A native of Spain, Ana Eire received her PhD in Spanish and Spanish-American literature from Vanderbilt University, where she also completed a minor in English. Her current research and publications center on contemporary Spanish poetry. Eire was named the first Jane Heman Language Professor (2010-2012) at Stetson University, and currently holds the Kathleen A. Johnson Chair of Humanities. She is the academic advisor to the study-abroad program in Madrid, Spain. In 2019 she received the Hand Award for Research, Creative, and Professional Activity.

Research

  • Hispanic poetry
  • Spanish-American twentieth-century literature, film studies and cultural histories

Publications

  • “Complicidad, precio y la devaluación del lenguaje: Dinero de Pablo García Casado,” in A Journey in Readership. Karageorgou-Bastea, Nogueira, and Lehnen, eds. (Academia del Hispanismo, 2019).
  • "Encuentros y desencuentros de transiciones paralelas: democracia y poesía. El caso de Julio Martínez Mesanza y Luis Alberto de Cuenca." Aula lírica 10, 2018.
  • Sin fronteras. Antología de poetas gallegos que escriben en español (Renacimiento, 2018).
  • "Sin escape: el ser en la poética de Miguel d'Ors," in Poetics of Hispanism. Cathy L. Jrade and Christina Karageorgou, eds. (Iberoamericana - Verveut, 2012).
  • El misterio de la felicidad. Antología poética de Miguel d'Ors (Renacimiento, 2009).
  • Conversaciones con poetas españoles contemporáneos (Renacimiento, 2005).
  • “El sentir del tiempo en la poesía de Eloy Sánchez Rosillo,” Hispania, May 2009.
  • Articles in Hispania, Revista de Estudios Hispánicos, Alba de América and other journals and collections.