Carmen Capitano

Carmen Capitano

Visiting Assistant Professor of World Languages and Cultures (Spanish)

Born in Panama City, Panama, Carmen Capitano came to the United States with family and lived in Miami for 12 years.

  • Ph.D., Latin American literature, Temple University
  • M.A., Spanish, Southern Illinois University
  • B.A., Spanish, Barry College

Contact

Course Sampling

  • Elementary Spanish 101 and 102

Areas of Expertise

  • Spanish

Biography

Born in Panama City, Panama, Carmen Capitano came to the United States with family and lived in Miami for 12 years. She graduated from Barry College and taught high school Spanish for five years before moving to Pennsylvania. While there, she earned her Ph.D. from Temple University and taught at Northampton Community College for 25 years.

She is married to Kenneth Capitano and lives in Palm Coast, Fla.

Research

  • Justo Arroyo - Novelist/short story writer from Panama.