Germán De Patricio

Associate Professor

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Contact Info

Phone:
Office:
CLA 4141
Hours:
MTWTh 12 - 1pm, and by appointment.
Meeting Virtually

Education

2010 Ph.D., University of Virginia. Thesis: “Imagen pública, religión y política; capital simbólico y antisemitismo en Quevedo” (Public image, religion and Politics; symbolic capital and anti-Semitism in Quevedo).

Areas of Expertise

Spanish Golden Age, Political Theory, Cultural Sociology, Religion

Biography

Dr. Germán De Patricio, Associate Professor of Spanish, is a native of Cádiz, Spain. He received his PhD in Spanish from the University of Virginia; holds an MA in Spanish Literature from Purdue University, and did his undergraduate studies at the Universidad Complutense de Madrid and the University of Utrecht, The Netherlands. His research has focused on Francisco de Quevedo, a great and complex author and statesman of the Spanish Golden Age. His scholarly interests include political theory and cultural sociology. His research has an international impact: his articles and book have been quoted and praised by experts in Europe, Latin America, USA and Korea.

De Patricio, Germán. Quevedo, personaje de ficción: icono colectivo. Newark: Juan de la Cuesta, 2020. 

Spring 2021 Course Schedule

  • SPAN 201.001  Spanish Intermediate I
  • SPAN 202.002 Spanish Intermediate II
  • SPAN 302.002 Composition and Conversation II
  • SPAN 311.001  Culture and Civilization of Spain