Faculty Profile for Dr. Agustin Cuadrado

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Dr. Agustin Cuadrado
Associate Professor — Modern Languages
CENT 214
phone: (512) 245-2254

Biography Section

Biography and Education

Agustín Cuadrado earned a B.A. in English and and an M.A. in Film from the Universidad de Valladolid. He holds an M.A. in Spanish from Bowling Green State University, and M.A. in Spanish as a Second Language from the Universidad de Alcalá de Henares and a Ph.D. in Spanish Literature from the University of Arizona. He serves as Spanish undergraduate Advisor, and is co-Director of Letras Hispanas.

Research Interests

Dr. Cuadrado's research interests include contemporary Spanish literature and film with a focus on cultural studies. His current work falls into three main lines of research: twentieth century writer Miguel Delibes, the Spanish detective novel, and Spanish cinema. The analysis of space is the theoretical frame of the majority of his publications, granting special importance to authors such as Henri Lefebvre, Michel de Certeau and David Harvey.

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Cuadrado, A. (2018). El imaginario cartográfico en la novelística de Miguel Delibes. Valladolid, Spain: Universidad de Valladolid, Fundación Miguel Delibes.
  • Cuadrado, A., & Lee, S. (2018). Miguel Delibes, embajador de la lengua española: Entrevista a Javier Ortega Álvarez, director gerente de la Fundación Miguel Delibes. Letras Hispanas (pp. 179–188). Retrieved from http://gato-docs.its.txstate.edu/jcr:109ec50e-cb9a-451b-b177-eb4c7929c292/2017-11-3%20Entrevista.pdf
  • Cuadrado, A., & Morgado, N. (Eds.). (2017). Entre la ética y la estética: estudios en homenaje al professor Joan Gilabert. Newark, DE: Juan de la Cuesta.
  • Cuadrado, A., & Lee, S. (2017). Entrevista a Daniel Quirós: La novela negra hispana en el siglo XXI o el espacio rural centroamericano frente a los retos de la globalización. Letras Hispanas (pp. 143–152). Retrieved from http://gato-docs.its.txstate.edu/jcr:109ec50e-cb9a-451b-b177-eb4c7929c292/2017-11-3%20Entrevista.pdf
  • Cuadrado, A. (2016). Nuevas Aproximaciones al cine histórico español. Crítica Hispánica (1st ed., Vol. 38).

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: College of Liberal Arts Certificate of Achievement: Outstanding academic achievement as an undergraduate director, Liberal Arts College, Texas State University. 2018
  • Award / Honor Recipient: College of Liberal Arts: 2018 College Achievement Award for Excellence in Service, Liberal Arts College, Texas State University. 2018
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Alpha Chi Favorite Professor, Alpha Chi. December 2017
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Dean's Award: 2013 Dean Nominee for the Presidential Award for Excellence in Scholarly / Creative Activities, Liberal Arts College, Texas State University. 2013
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Faculty Development Leave. 2016

Selected Grants

  • Cuadrado, Agustin (Principal). Tinker Travel Grant, The University of Arizona, Institutional (Higher Ed). (Funded: 2005). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

President
Delegación en Texas de la Academia Norteamericana de la Lengua Española (ANLE)
2017-Present
Editorial Review Board Member
Consejo de Redacción, Cuadernos de ALDEEU
2016-Present
Managing Editor
Arizona Journal of Hispanic Cultural Studies
August 2014-Present
Undergraduate Advisor
Spanish
2013-Present
Co-Director
Letras Hispanas: Revista de literatura y cultura
September 2011-Present