Henry Tarco Carrera

Henry  Tarco Carrera

PhD Spanish Program


Biography

Research Interests:

Andean Cinema, Sumak Kawsay, South American indigenous cultures, Migration Studies and 19th-21st Latin American Literature and Culture

Education:

MA University at Buffalo

MA Roosevelt University

BA  Judson University

Publications:

Edited books:

Cuentos migrantes. California: Floricanto Press, 2017.

Luis Aguilar Monsalve: Acercamiento crítico a su narrativa. Ecuador: Asociación de Ecuatorianistas, 2016.

Recent Presentations:

“La descolonización del ser en El facilitador (2013) de Víctor Arregui.” Thinking Andean Studies: An Interdisciplinary Conference. Northwestern University, Evanston, IL. April 12, 2019.

Ayawaska: la periferia en el centro y la medicina para la modernidad.” Asociación de Ecuatorianistas. Universidad Católica de Santiago de Guayaquil, Guayaquil-Ecuador. July 17, 2018.

Conference Chair:

“Cultura popular.” Asociación de Ecuatorianistas. Universidad Andina Simón Bolívar, Quito-Ecuador. July 19, 2019.

“The Recuperation of Collective Memory and the Production of Agency in Latin American Film.” Center for Latin American Studies at Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, March 8, 2018.