2017 IWU Spain Director
We are delighted to announce that Dr. Joanne Diaz, Associate Professor of English,
will direct the 2017 IWU Spain Program in Barcelona.
Dr. Diaz is a scholar of Renaissance literature and an award-winning poet. Her collection
My Favorite Tyrants won the 2013 Brittingham Prize in Poetry, and her most recent
book, The Little Magazine in Contemporary America (co-edited with Ian Morris), was
published by the University of Chicago Press in 2015.
A former study abroad student herself, Prof. Diaz has lived in Oxford, England, and
Manila, Philippines. She is also familiar with Barcelona, having completed an artist
residency there in 2010.
In Barcelona, Prof. Diaz will teach "Writing in Spain," an Arts general education
For more information on the 2015 IWU Spain Program, please contact Prof. Ferradáns
Return to main IWU Spain Program page.