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Alvaro Enrigue

Assistant Professor of Romance Languages and Literatures


Degrees

PHD, 2012, Univ Maryland Coll Park; MA, 2000, Univ Maryland Coll Park


Bio

Álvaro Enrigue was a Cullman Center Fellow at the New York Public Library and a member of the Sistema Nacional de Creadores of Mexico. His work, written in Spanish or English, has appeared in The New York TimesEl PaísThe BelieverLetras Libres, and The New York and London Review of Books, among others.  He is the author of five novels, three books of short stories, and one of literary criticism, published by Anagrama in Spanish and Dalkey Archive and Riverhead in English. His novel Sudden Death, first published in Spain as Muerte Súbita in 2013, was awarded the prestigious Herralde Prize in Spain, the Elena Poniatowska International Novel Award in Mexico, and the Barcelona Prize for Fiction. Enrigue was born in Mexico and lives in New York City.

photo by Jaime Toussaint

Recent Courses Taught

Course Title Level
SPAN 002 ELEMENTARY SPANISH 2 Undergraduate
SPAN 003 INTERMEDIATE SPANISH 1 Undergraduate
SPAN 109 ADV SPANISH CONVERSATION Undergraduate
SPAN 112 ADV SPANISH COMPSITN Undergraduate
SPAN 127 U.S./LAT AMER:UNEQUAL RELATION Undergraduate
SPLT 050C (LT) LOVE, SEX AND EMPIRE Undergraduate
SPLT 050D (LT) SOCCER AS A FINE ART Undergraduate
SPLT 051 (LT) DON QUIXOTE&MOD NOVL Undergraduate