Carmen Gomez-Galisteo ABD

First name: 
Carmen
Family name: 
Gomez-Galisteo
Title postfix: 
ABD
Country: 
Spain
Institution: 
Universidad de Alcala
Department: 
IUIEN
Title: 
Ph.D. candidate
Languages: 

Spanish: native.

English: bilingual.

German: fluent.

Teaching areas: 

17th-century American Literature

18th-century American Literature

U.S. Cultural Studies

Research areas: 

17th-century American Literature

Contemporary American Literature

U.S. Cultural Studies

American Television

Captivity Narratives

American Popular Culture

Chicano Literature

19th-century British literature

Conferences: 

 “The Perception of the Recovering the U.S. Hispanic Literary Heritage Project in Europe.” (Roundtable discussion – “The Perception of the Recovering the U.S. Hispanic Literary Heritage Project Outside the Continental U.S.”). WHA [Western History Association] / Recovering the U.S. Hispanic Literary Heritage Project Conference. St. Louis, MO, USA, 11-14 October 2006.

“The Captivity Narrative of Mr. Álvar Núñez Cabeza de Vaca.” SW / TX PCA/ACA [Southwest / Texas Popular Culture Association and American Culture Association] 28th Annual Conference. Albuquerque, NM, USA, 14-17 February 2007.

”Remember Me and Remember Your Puritan Past: The Haunted House in Mary Higgins Clark’s Novel Remember Me.” 8th International SAAS [Spanish Association of American Studies] Conference. A Coruña, Spain, 28-30 March 2007.

“La verdad está dentro de estas páginas: Las novelas de Expediente X y los usos de la literatura de ciencia ficción.” 1st Internacional Conference on Fantastic and Science Fiction Literatura. University Carlos III. Madrid, Spain. 6-9 May 2008.

With Julio Cañero. “Michelle Serros and How to Be a Chicana.” 6th International Conference on Chicano Literature. Alicante, Spain. 22-24 May 2008.

“Representing Native American Women: John Smith, Cabeza de Vaca and Juan Ortiz.” Love and Conquest Graduate Student Colloquium. Saint Louis University – Madrid Campus. Madrid, Spain, 29-30 May 2008.

 “I Have Been Unfaithful to Thee, Scarlett! In My Parody: Margaret Mitchell’s Gone With the Wind and the Borders of Literary Property.” The Novel and Its Borders International Conference. Centre for the Novel at the University of Aberdeen. Aberdeen, Scotland. 8-10 July 2008.

Publications: 
Books 

Assistant editor – Interpreting the New Milenio. Newcastle: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2008.
Book Chapters 

”The Language in Which the Tale is Told: Spanish Conquistadores’ Accounts and English Historical Chronicles.” In Interpreting the New Milenio. José Antonio GURPEGUI (ed.) and M. Carmen GÓMEZ GALISTEO (Assistant editor) Newcastle: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2008. 17-23.

With José Antonio Gurpegui. ”Introduction.” Interpreting the New Milenio. José Antonio GURPEGUI (ed.) and M. Carmen GÓMEZ GALISTEO (Assistant Ed.) Newcastle: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2008. 1-7.

With José Antonio Gurpegui. “Describing the ‘New World’: De dicto vs. de re, Historians vs. Eyewitnesses.” Recovering the            U.S. Hispanic Literary Heritage Project. Vol. VII. Houston: Arte Público Press, 2008.

"The Flight from the Apocalypse: Protestants, Puritans and the Great Migration." In Karolyn KINANE & Michael A. RYAN (eds.) End of Das: Understanding the Apocalypse from Antiquity to Modernity. Jefferson, NC & London: McFarland, forthcoming in Spring 2009.

Journal Articles 

“‘But that I Be Not Tedious’: Women’s Role, Representation, and Lack of Relevance in Of Plymouth Plantation by William Bradford.” Clepsydra. No. 6 (2007): 59-72.

 “Remember Your Puritan Past: The Haunted House in Remember Me by Mary Higgins Clark.” Ad Americam: Journal of American Studies. Vol. 8 (2007): 21-29. 

Contributor  

”Rolando Hinojosa-Smith.” The Literary Encyclopedia. http://www.litencyc.com. Available at: http://litencyc.com/php/speople.php?rec=true&UID=2147. Date posted: 30 October 2007.

“Isabel Allende.” The Literary Encyclopedia. http://www.litencyc.com. Available at:  http://www.litencyc.com/php/speople.php?rec=true&UID=5420. Date posted: 17 December 2007. 

“The House of the Spirits.” The Literary Encyclopedia. http://www.litencyc.com. Available at:  http://www.litencyc.com/php/sworks.php?rec=true&UID=12685. Date posted: 14 February 2008.

“Margaret Mitchell.” The Literary Encyclopedia. Available at: http://www.litencyc.com/php/speople.php?rec=true&UID=4925. Date posted: 5 May 2008.

“Isabella Ríos.” The Literary Encyclopedia. Available at: http://www.litencyc.com/php/speople.php?rec=true&UID=12090. Date posted: 5 May 2008.

“Gone With the Wind.” The Literary Encyclopedia. Available at: http://www.litencyc.com/php/speople.php?rec=true&UID=4925. Date posted: 5 May 2008.

“Rudolfo A. Anaya.” The Literary Encyclopedia. Available at: http://www.litencyc.com/php/speople.php?rec=true&UID=107. Date posted: 5 June 2008.

 “Tara.” The Literary Encyclopedia. Available at: http://www.litencyc.com/php/sworks.php?rec=true&UID=1704. Date posted: 27 June 2008.

  Reviews

“Review of The Anxiety of Obsolescence by Kathleen Fitzpatrick.” Resource Center for Cyberculture Studies. University of San Francisco. Available at: http://rccs.usfca.edu/bookinfo.asp?BookID=362&ReviewID=462. Posted Oct. 2007.

 “Review of Travel Writing and Empire by Peter Hulme and Russell McDougall (eds.)” British Scholar. Book of the Month Review. Available at: http://britishscholar.com/bookofthemonth.html. Posted May 2008.