Professor of Hispanic Studies
B.A. - University of California, Santa Barbara; M.A. - University of California, Santa Barbara; Ph.D. - University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
He has made numerous presentations throughout the U.S., Latin America and Europe. A specialist in Gabriel Garcia Marquez, he has also written on a wide range of subjects, from Colonial text to Latin America’s modernity/postmodernity debates and his research has been published in journals such as La Torre, Orbis Tertius, Discourse etc. He is currently completing his book Beyond Good and Evil: Contemporary Colombian Narrative and the Logic of Displacement.
View Dr. Parra's curriculum vitae.