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Karen Diaz Anchante

Assistant Professor
Modern Language
College of Arts and Sciences
1700 SW College Ave
Topeka, KS 66621-1117
Degrees & Certifications
University of Georgia, Master of Arts
Arizona St Univ Main Campus, Doctor of Philosophy
Academic History
  • 2008 - Present. Assistant Professor of Spanish, tenure-track. Washburn University.
  • 2007-2008. Visiting Assistant Professor of Spanish. Miami University, Ohio. (Upper division courses)
  • 2004 - 2007 Teaching Associate of Spanish. Arizona State University. (Lower and Upper division courses) 
  • 2002 - 2004. Teaching Assistant of Spanish. The university of Georgia. (Lower division courses)
  • SP 102 C, Beginning Spanish II
  • SP 202 A, Intermediate Spanish II
  • SP 312 A, Spanish Composition
Scholarly Interests/Activities
  • Transatlantic Literature, Film and Mass Media
  • Hispanic Cultural Studies
  • Gender Studies, Women Studies
  • Urban Culture
  • Film Adaptation
  • Literary & Cultural Theory
Service Interests/Activities
  • Discussion leader at the Latin American Cinema Festival of Kansas City, Missouri. 2008, 2009, 2011.
  • Translating and Interpreting. Spanish-English, English-Spanish.
  • ESL, EFL.
  • International Education
Career Accomplishments
  • Ph.D. in Spanish (Transatlantic Cultural Studies). Arizona State University, 2008.
  • Master of Arts in Spanish (Spanish and Latin American Literature). The University of Georgia, 2004.
  • Bachelor of Arts in Communications, Licenciatura in Journalism. Universidad de San Martín de Porres, Perú, 1995.